We spoke to Dr Kim Rajappan (HRC, Programme Director and A-A Executive Committee Member; Cardiac Department, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, UK) and patient Pam Bertschinger at the 2019 Heart Rhythm Congress (HRC) in Birmingham, UK, about atrial fibrillation and the patient experience.
Speaker’s Disclosures: Kim Rajappan has nothing to declare in relation to this video interview.
1. Atrial fibrillation management – who is responsible for my care? GP or EP? (0:09)
2. Why do you think patients should attend Patients Day? (7:44)
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Filmed at the Heart Rhythm Congress (HRC) 2019 in Birmingham, UK, October 2019 in partnership with Arrhythmia Alliance.
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