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Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference. Sept 15-17, 2016, in Dallas, TX
Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference. Sept 15-17, 2016, in Dallas, TX

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Cather Ablation - Drs. Kowal, Natale, Marrouche & Narayan
Cather Ablation - Drs. Kowal, Natale, Marrouche & Narayan

Living with Afib by Mellanie True Hills
Living with Afib by Mellanie True Hills

Managing AF Risks - Drs. Wilber, Redline, & Link
Managing AF Risks - Drs. Wilber, Redline, & Link

Surgery Panel - Drs. Philpott & Damiano
Surgery Panel - Drs. Philpott & Damiano

Dr. Kowal on Partnering with Healthcare Providers
Dr. Kowal on Partnering with Healthcare Providers

Dr. Turakhia on Afib Stroke Prevention
Dr. Turakhia on Afib Stroke Prevention

Dr. Turakhia on Afib Medications
Dr. Turakhia on Afib Medications

Dr. Day on Overview of Afib
Dr. Day on Overview of Afib

Mellanie True Hills – Opening of National AF Patient Conference
Mellanie True Hills – Opening of National AF Patient Conference

Dr. Calkins on 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines
Dr. Calkins on 2014 AHA/ACC/HRS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines

Dr. Lakkireddy on Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion & LAALA-AF Registry
Dr. Lakkireddy on Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion & LAALA-AF Registry

Dr. Lakkireddy on Yoga & AF
Dr. Lakkireddy on Yoga & AF

Q & A Panel — AF Patient Conference
Q & A Panel — AF Patient Conference

Dr. Prystowsky on AF Rate Control
Dr. Prystowsky on AF Rate Control

Dr. Benjamin on AF Family History & Risk
Dr. Benjamin on AF Family History & Risk

Dr. Marrouche on
Dr. Marrouche on "Staging" AF Treatment—Pt 2

Dr. Marrouche on
Dr. Marrouche on "Staging" AF Treatment—Pt 1

Dr. Kowey on AF Treatment
Dr. Kowey on AF Treatment

Dr. Russo on Gender Differences in AF Treatment
Dr. Russo on Gender Differences in AF Treatment

Dr. Cappato on Afib & Athletes
Dr. Cappato on Afib & Athletes

Dr. Cappato on 2nd WW Survey on AF Ablation
Dr. Cappato on 2nd WW Survey on AF Ablation

Dr. Reddy at Boston Afib 2010
Dr. Reddy at Boston Afib 2010

Prof. Camm at Boston Afib 2010 (low res)
Prof. Camm at Boston Afib 2010 (low res)

Dr. Natale at Boston Afib 2010 (low res)
Dr. Natale at Boston Afib 2010 (low res)

Sen. Bill Frist, MD, on AF Stat™
Sen. Bill Frist, MD, on AF Stat™

Dr. Argenziano on Atrial Fibrillation Surgery — Part 2
Dr. Argenziano on Atrial Fibrillation Surgery — Part 2

Dr. Argenziano on Atrial Fibrillation Surgery — Part 1
Dr. Argenziano on Atrial Fibrillation Surgery — Part 1

Dr. Cahill on Supplements and Arrhythmia
Dr. Cahill on Supplements and Arrhythmia

Dr. Wilber at Heart Rhythm 2009
Dr. Wilber at Heart Rhythm 2009

Dr. Hao on the THERMOCOOL® Catheter Trial
Dr. Hao on the THERMOCOOL® Catheter Trial

Dr. Damiano on Customized Atrial Fibrillation Treatment
Dr. Damiano on Customized Atrial Fibrillation Treatment

Dr. Edgerton on Atrial Fibrillation Maze Procedure Evolution—13 min
Dr. Edgerton on Atrial Fibrillation Maze Procedure Evolution—13 min

Dr. Prystowsky on Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines for Patients
Dr. Prystowsky on Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines for Patients

Dr. Jackman on New Afib and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Findings
Dr. Jackman on New Afib and Obstructive Sleep Apnea Findings

Watch Mellanie True Hills' Atrial Fibrillation Patient Story—20 min
Watch Mellanie True Hills' Atrial Fibrillation Patient Story—20 min

Women Living on Blood Thinners Teleseminar—52 min
Women Living on Blood Thinners Teleseminar—52 min

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News from StopAfib.org

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Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm™
Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference 2016

Join us in Dallas September 16–18 to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm ... more

Video: FIRE AND ICE Trial with Karl-Heinz Kuck, MD

Comparing Results of Cryoballoon vs. Radiofrequency Cather Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation ... more

StopAfib.org Participated in AHA Conference to Make Cryptogenic Strokes a National Health Priority

Introducing the Patient Guide to Understanding Strokes of Unknown Cause and the Cryptogenic Stroke Public Health Conference Report ... more

DEEP Study to Evaluate Safety and Effectiveness of Minimally-Invasive Atrial Fibrillation Treatment

You may qualify for this minimally-invasive afib treatment study ... more

Registration is now open for the StopAfib.org Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Be in Dallas with us September 16–18 to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm™ ... more

Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference Presentation Videos

Watch the Videos from the Afib Patient Conferences ... more

Save the Date for the StopAfib.org Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Join us September 16-18 to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm ... more

Help Dr. Patrick Ellinor at Harvard Medical School with Genetic Research into Atrial Fibrillation

Are There Enough Non-Caucasians With Afib To Help With This Research? ... more

Information from the 2016 Atrial Fibrillation Symposium about Afib Stroke Risk and Blood Thinners

New information about prevention of afib-related strokes and use of the new oral anticoagulants (NOACs) ... more

MD Magazine Interview: StopAfib.org on the Atrial Fibrillation Patient Perspective

How Doctors Can Help Patients Find Credible Internet Resources ... more

Life is Too Short to Live in Atrial Fibrillation — How StopAfib.org Can Help You

Learn more about the atrial fibrillation resources available to you at StopAfib.org ... more

Special December Discount on AfibAlert® Standalone Heart Monitor for Detecting Atrial Fibrillation

Lohman Technologies offers discount on AfibAlert portable heart monitor for atrial fibrillation patients this December ... more

Video: Catheter Ablation Panel with Drs. Robert C. Kowal, Andrea Natale, Nassir Marrouche and Sanjiv M. Narayan

Cather Ablation Panel from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Atrial Fibrillation Patient Engagement Materials from Sign Against Stroke in AF Task Force

Downloadable Afib Materials for Patients, Caregivers, and Healthcare Professionals ... more

Sign Against Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation Task Force Launches Global Patient Engagement Materials

Advocacy Group Initiative Empowers Patients, Caregivers, and Healthcare Professionals to Take Action to Treat Afib and Prevent Stroke ... more

StopAfib.org Brings Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month to Broadway and Beyond

For the 9th annual Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month, StopAfib.org spreads awareness and shares vital information ... more

Living with Afib Video by Mellanie True Hills

Living with Afib Session, from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Video: Managing AF Risk Factors Panel with Drs. David J. Wilber, Susan Redline, and Mark S. Link

Managing AF Risk Factors Panel, from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Video: Surgery Panel with Drs. Jonathan Philpott, Ralph Damiano, Jr., and James Edgerton

Surgery Panel, from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Video: Partnering with Healthcare Providers — Robert C. Kowal, MD, PhD, FHRS and Mellanie True Hills, CSP

Getting the Best Care, from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Atrial Fibrillation Medication Study Now Enrolling

Study will determine how well medication reduces the amount of time your heart is in afib ... more

Avoiding Afib Strokes: Top 10 Things to Know — Mintu Turakhia, MD, FHRS

Avoiding Afib-Related Strokes from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

New Consensus Document Embraces Patient-Centered Approach to Atrial Fibrillation

EP Lab Digest article on EHRA Consensus Document, Cardiac Tachyarrhythmias and Patient Values and Preferences for their Management ... more

Treating Atrial Fibrillation with Medications — Mintu Turakhia, MD, FHRS

Treating Afib with Medications from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

MyAFibExperience.org is Promoted on Times Square Billboard for National Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month

American Heart Association and StopAfib.org Promote Afib Awareness Together in Times Square ... more

Watch the Videos of the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Afib Patients and Family Members Learn How to Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm ... more

Opening Video from 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference — Mellanie True Hills

Overview of the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm™ National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Video Overview of Atrial Fibrillation — John D. Day, MD, FHRS

Afib Overview from the 2015 National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

LEGACY Study Associates Sustained Weight Loss with Drop in Atrial Fibrillation Symptoms

Afib report from the American College of Cardiology conference in San Diego March 14-16, 2015 ... more

Atrial Fibrillation Stroke Prevention Update

Afib highlights from the American College of Cardiology conference in San Diego March 14-16, 2015 ... more

Transcript of Afib Chat with Cleveland Clinic Atrial Fibrillation Experts on May 29, 2015

Answers to your atrial fibrillation questions from Cleveland Clinic afib experts Dr. Oussama Wazni and Dr. Sergio Pinski ... more

Atrial fibrillation experts from the Cleveland Clinic will answer your afib questions on May 29, 2015

Dr. Walid Saliba and Dr. Sergio Pinski from the Cleveland Clinic will address your atrial fibrillation questions ... more

Special Discount on AfibAlert® Standalone Heart Monitor for Detecting Atrial Fibrillation

Lohman Technologies offers discount on AfibAlert portable heart monitor for atrial fibrillation patients ... more

Helping Afib Patients Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm at the 2015 Get in Rhythm Patient Conference

EP Lab Digest Patient Perspective column focuses on 2015 Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference ... more

Afib Patients from the US, Canada, and the Caribbean Will Convene in Dallas for the Get in Rhythm, Stay in Rhythm™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference Will Help Afib Patients Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm ... more

2015 StopAfib.org National Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference Will Help Afib Patients Get in Rhythm and Stay in Rhythm ... more

Help Us Create a Stroke-Free World

With your support, maybe one day we can wipe out atrial fibrillation and strokes ... more

American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and StopAfib.org Launch MyAFibExperience.org

Innovative and personalized online afib community will help atrial fibrillation patients and caregivers ... more

VICTORY AF Trial Studies Phased Radiofrequency (RF) System for Persistent and Longstanding Persistent Atrial Fibrillation

VICTORY AF will study safety of catheter ablation with Medtronic Phased Radiofrequency (RF) System ... more

StopAfib.org Names Four Atrial Fibrillation Experts to Global Medical Advisory Board

Prestigious healthcare professionals named to Global Medical Advisory Board ... more

Introducing the Health eHeart Alliance Patient-Powered Research Network

Help define our afib research agenda by attending the Research Summit in San Francisco November 6-7, 2014 ... more

Shop at Amazon and support StopAfib.org without spending a cent more

Support StopAfib.org, a division of the American Foundation for Women’s Health, when you shop at smile.amazon.com ... more

Clinical Trials for Atrial Fibrillation Patients

Afib-related clinical trials that you may wish to know about ... more

The nContact CONVERGE Trial Will Study the Convergent Procedure for Treatment of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation

nContact has launched the CONVERGE clinical trial to compare the Convergent Procedure with catheter ablation for treating persistent afib ... more

The reMARQable Trial Will Study the nMARQ Multielectrode Irrigated Catheter for Treating Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation

The reMARQable trial compares the Biosense Webster nMARQ multielectrode catheters to the ThermoCool irrigated catheter for treatment of paroxysmal afib ... more

The Stroke Feasibility Study Will Evaluate the AtriClip for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Patients

AtriCure’s AtriClip left atrial appendage device will be evaluated for preventing strokes in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation who cannot take anticoagulants ... more

Top U.S. Heart Treatment Centers, Patient Group, Form Alliance to Improve Irregular Heartbeat Care

Atrial fibrillation affects more than 5 million and that number could triple over next three decades ... more

National Alliance of Integrated Afib Centers: The Next Level of Afib Treatment

EP Lab Digest Patient Perspective column explores a new alliance that is changing atrial fibrillation treatment ... more

Dr. Hugh Calkins Discusses the New AHA/ACC/HRS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines — Video Interview

New Afib Guidelines were released at 2014 American College of Cardiology conference ... more

Dr. Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy Discusses Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion and the LAALA-AF Registry plus Yoga for Afib — Video Interview

Video Interview at the Atrial Fibrillation Symposium 2014 ... more

Discounts Available for the HeartCheck PEN and HeartCheck Handheld ECG

Special offers on portable ECG monitors for the StopAfib.org patient community ... more

Watch the Videos from the 2013 Get in Rhythm. Stay in Rhythm.™ Atrial Fibrillation Patient Conference

Get the Information that Atrial Fibrillation Patients and Family Members Need to Know ... more

more News and Press Releases »

Events

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Check the StopAfib.org Community Calendar ... more

Open Letter to Doctors and Hospitals Planning Atrial Fibrillation Patient Events

Comments From Patients Are Requested ... more

more Events »

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