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Quote From Post Graduate Medical Journal: “In the older patient, bradyarrhythmias caused by sinus node dysfunction or conduction system disease are important causes of syncope. Sick sinus syndrome denotes a complicated rhythm disturbance involving impaired sinoatrial impulse formation or conduction. In patients with sick sinus syndrome, around 50% or more have the bradycardia-tachycardia syndrome, usually [More]
[ytapvideo id=U90BGu8g2SE] Minimally invasive procedure for Afib using N Contact technology to ablate afib and restore normal sinus rhythm; performed by Drs. Bashian and Reddy at Cente…
Post-ablation video: How the procedure went and my current situation following radiofrequency catheter ablation for svt.
[ytapvideo id=zB931Pxy3jM] Atrial fibrillation (AF or A-fib) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia (irregular heart beat).
[ytapvideo id=0tKF07GY41I] In this free video Dr. Brian deGuzman, St. Joseph’s cardiovascular surgeon explains why it’s important to treat AFib / Atrial Fibrillation. Go to http://www….
[ytapvideo id=Ov98MPCFmp8] heartandstroke.ca – Thousands of Canadians are unaware that they are living with A-Fib, which also makes them three times more likely to have a stroke. Atrial fibrillation (A-Fib) symptoms include irregular or fast heartbeat, heart palpitations, chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea, fatigue and sweating. The scariest part is sometimes there are no [More]
KARSTEN MADSEN, CANADIAN TRIATHELETE: Diagnosed in 2010 while still attending high school. Will compete in the gruelling International Triathlon Union Xterra race on May 19th (2012) — consisting of a 1.5-kilometre swim, a 30-kilometre off-road mountain bike ride and a 10-kilometre off-road run.
In this video, cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. James Edgerton of The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (Plano, TX) consults with an afib patient…
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 interview, Dr. Sanjiv Narayan talks about the PRECISE trial, the late breaking clinical trial that he presented at Heart Rhythm 2013. This multicenter trial looked at whether FIRM ablation alone [More]
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Dr. Richard Wu, a cardiac electrophysiologist at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, sucessfully treated patient Jean McIntosh’s heart disorder. Ms. McIntosh suffered from atrial fibrillation.
Godolphin have reported Be Ready was suffering from an “atrial fibrillation” when he flopped as second-favourite in the Craven Stakes at Newmarket on Thursday.
STEVE MCCATTY, PITCHING COACH (left), WASHINGTON NATIONALS. Aug 8, 2013: Steve McCatty rejoined the club for Monday’s series opener against the Braves after missing the previous six games with a health issue. McCatty was taken to a local hospital with atrial fibrillation on July 28 before Washington wrapped up its previous homestand with a game [More]
[ytapvideo id=WD6Ia4bD9J4] The most important question would be: Does light to moderate drinking increase the risk of AF? The conclusion of the authors of this paper seems to be yes, while many other studies find little effect of such drinking’. Overall, the scientific evidence from many studies suggests that heavy drinking may increase the risk [More]
WASHINGTON – About 18% of U.S. patients with atrial fibrillation also have a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea, and the confluence of the two appeared linked to increased hospitalizations and further progression of atrial fibrillation, based on a …
Live complete case of atrial fibrillation ablationby Dr. Wilber Su at Banner-University Medical Center in Phoenix Arizona with a group a observing experience electrophysiologist to learn and refine techniques of cryoballoon ablation. Live discussion and demonstration of the atrial fibrillation ablation. Complete atrial fibrillation using cryoballoon ablation second generation Arctic Front Advance. High-lighting the use [More]
MARIO LEMIEUX Canadian American NHL/AHL Hockey Hall of Fame. Retires from hockey in 2006 because of Atrial Fibrillation.
[ytapvideo id=h7LIua6z3-Y] Electrophysiologist, Dr. Sean Beinart, discusses heart rhythm problems and atrial fibrillations, or a-fib, at the Adventist HealthCare 2013 Love Your Heart Expo.
[ytapvideo id=X-9u-99HFOc] In the past, first responders had to rely on CPR to keep the blood pumping through the body until help arrived, but now a trained person can actually begin a procedure to start the heart. Automatic external defibrillators (AED) are very user friendly. They come with two self-stick pads that are attacked the [More]
[ytapvideo id=mVYHD_c2XD0] This video was shot a mere 8 hours after coming out of surgery. I hope this will help serve as a huge confidence booster for anyone finding themselves as ner…
Cryoablation for Atrial Fibrillation There is a slightly newer style ablation treatment for Atrial Fibrillation called Cryoablation. With Cryoablation, a supercooled catheter is used (cooled by nitrous oxide gas), and the tissue is frozen to -1060;°C. This provides the same result as radiofrequency ablation but does not carry the same risk of unwanted and sometimes [More]
The authors acknowledged that the analysis was limited by the potential underestimation of incident atrial fibrillation, the use of self-reported caffeine intake, the inability to adjust for some potential confounders, such as sleep apnea, and the …
Newswise — STONY BROOK, NY, March 10, 2014 – Doctors at the Stony Brook Heart Institute Electrophysiology Lab are using a new nonsurgical technique called the LARIAT Suture Delivery Device to treat patients with atrial fibrillation, or A-Fib, who …