Warfarin Best for Afib Patients with Kidney Problems

Study Rundown: Patients presenting with atrial fibrillation (AF) following myocardial infarction are often prescribed warfarin as a preventative measure against thromboembolic events. A subset of…

Atrial Fibrillation on the Rise

New Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation Reduces Stroke Risk

Newswise — STONY BROOK, NY, March 10, 2014 – Doctors at the Stony Brook Heart Institute Electrophysiology Lab are using a new nonsurgical technique called…

FDA Approves New Catheter For Treatment Of Atrial Fibrillation

The FDA has granted marketing approval for the Thermocool Smarttouch ablation catheter for use in patients with drug-resistant paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (AF), sustained monomorphic ischemic…

Take it from Howie Mandel: Atrial fibrillation is a dangerous deal

Howie Mandel wants to make you a deal: Learn about atrial fibrillation, or A-fib, and you may just save a life. In an interview with…

Surgery vs. Drugs for Irregular Heartbeat

Take it from me drug treatment for Atrial Fibrillation will only buy you time.  Get your afib FIXED and try not to settle for anything…

Study shows improved detection of atrial fibrillation

According to results of a Medtronic-sponsored study presented Friday, an insertable device called the Reveal XT does a significantly better job of detecting atrial fibrillation…

Zapping Vein Tops Drugs for Controlling Afib

Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (Afib) recurred significantly less often in patients initially treated with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) instead of medication, results of a randomized trial showed….

FIRM Ablation Update

Afib & the PRECISE Trial StopAfib.org interviews Dr. Sanjiv Narayan of the University of California, San Diego at Heart Rhythm Society 2013 In this video…

Red Fish, White Fish; Dark Fish, Atrial Fibrillation

Afib may actually be INCREASED by “Dark Fish” consumption. We may have to watch our for those cheap fish oil supplements! How long bradycardia lasts…

Cardiac Dysrhythmia Heartbeat Dances

Doin’ the Afib Dance – this one just cracks me up!  It does help visualize the different types of arrhythmias.  Fun to Watch – Good…

Atrial Fibrillation & FIRM Ablation — StopAfib.org interviews Dr. Sanjiv Narayan

Therefore, clinicians may minimize the significance of afib to the patient and may fail to provide the level of support and information needed for self-management…

Atrial Fibrillation Procedure with Rafael Squitieri, MD

Dr. Squitieri discusses symptoms and treatment of Atrial Fibrillation.

Afib on The Doctors

Atrial Fibrillation May Lead to Serious Health Issues

On The Doctors, Freda Lewis-Hall, MD and Dr. Travis Stork explain what atrial fibrillation is and how it may lead to serious health issues.

Atrial Fibrillation Animation Video

Educational animated video that describes atrial fibrillation. Provided by Eastside Arrhythmia Services (EastsideArrhythmiaServices.com).

James Mini-Maze Patient | AFIB Institute St. Vincent’s Medical Center

James tell about his experience with the mini-maze procedure.

Flash Lecture: Lone Afib – Not so “Lone”?

Inducible SVT was found in large percentage of pediatric patients undergoing EP study for so-called lone AF. Scott R. Ceresnak, MD Children’s Hospital at Mon…