An Introduction to Arrhythmia
Advances in the understanding of arrhythmias has improved diagnosis and led to the discovery of new therapies. Large-scale studies into the direct oral anticoagulation treatment paradigm continue to improve patient selection, and technological advances such as hand-held ECG devices and implantable loop recorders have been shown to aid in arrhythmia detection.
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World Heart Rhythm Week: Considerations and challenges in arrhythmia
It’s World Heart Rhythm Week 2023! Learn about key considerations for managing and treating arrhythmias, ongoing research and the importance of seeking medical advice for syncope.
Andrew Krahn: Heart Rhythm 2023 & HRX 2023 – The latest Innovations in arrhythmia care and technology
Dr Andrew Krahn, President, Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), discusses the upcoming Heart Rhythm 2023 meeting (May 19-21, 2023, New Orleans, LA, USA), and the HRX 2023 conference (September 21-23, 2023, in Seattle, WA, USA) hosted by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the care of patients with heart rhythm disorders […]
Andrew Krahn: Heart Rhythm Society Update
Dr Andrew Krahn, President, Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), presents the HRS aims and goals for the coming year, and their dedication to improving the care of patients with heart rhythm disorders through innovation, education, research, and advocacy. Dr Krahn also highlights the member benefits of joining HRS, which include access to the latest research and […]
David Albert: Why is the Arrhythmia Alliance so unique?
Dr David Albert (AliveCor, Mountain View, CA, USA) discusses why the Arrhythmia Alliance is so important in being patient driven, advocacy focussed and professionally engaged. For more information click here. Disclosures: David Albert is an employee and major stock shareholder of AliveCor. Support: Interview and filming supported by Touch Medical Media Ltd. Interview conducted by Sophie […]
David Albert: Why is the Heart Rhythm Congress so important?
As the Heart Rhythm Congress 2022 has just finished, Dr David Albert (AliveCor, Mountain View, CA, USA) shares why the conference is so important in bringing together physicians, nurses, patients, patients advocates and all those interested in the care and diagnosis of arrhythmia patients. Disclosures: David Albert is an employee and major stock shareholder of […]
Shouvik Haldar: Get ready for Heart Rhythm Congress 2022!
Dr Shouvik Haldar (Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals, London, UK and Programme Director for Heart Rhythm Congress 2022) reveals a taster into what there is in store at the first in-person Heart Rhythm Congress since the COVID-19 pandemic. It is aimed for all individuals included in heart rhythm care and he is particularly looking forward to […]
Shouvik Haldar explains why the Arrhythmia Alliance are such a unique and important charity
Dr Shouvik Haldar (Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals, London, UK) explains why he is proud to be a member of the Arrhythmia Alliance and praises the society on their unique focus on the patient perspective. Click here for more information on the Heart Rhythm Alliance and don’t forget to register for Heart Rhythm Congress, 9-11 […]
Radiofrequency Lesion Quality Markers: Current State of Knowledge
European Journal of Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology. 2022;8(1):2-6 DOI: https://doi.org/10.17925/EJAE.2022.8.1.2
Radiofrequency (RF) ablation involves delivering medium-to-high-frequency alternating current, which is electrically conducted to cardiac tissue that constitutes a part of the circuit. The unipolar circuitry contains the generator, transmission lines, catheter, cardiac tissue, interposed tissue and dispersive electrode (ground pad/indifferent electrode). Bipolar systems, whereby the RF current flows between two electrodes, either on the same […]
Jose Merino, Highlights from EHRA 2022
Prof. Jose Merino (Hospital General Universitario La Paz, Madrid) kindly shared his highlights from this year’s EHRA 2022. Questions: What in your opinion are the key highlights of this year’s EHRA congress? (00:25 – 03:39) How do you think some of these highlights may impact clinical practice? (03:40 – 05:14) What do you think […]
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