Have you visited our new A-Fib News Blog? We post three new posts every week. Visit often! As always, I welcome your comments, Steve Ryan, Publisher
Living in A-Fib More Dangerous Than Having an Ablation!
Studies have compared the adverse effects of living in A-Fib and taking A-Fib drugs and anticoagulants for life versus having an ablation. Read more.
Privacy at Online A-Fib Groups
Consider not using your real name or address at A-Fib online groups. Insurance companies, employers, mortgage lenders, etc. may search and learn you have A-Fib, affecting their decisions about you. A-Fib Discussion Groups.
Why's an Anticoagulant Needed Post-Ablation?
New question: “...If A-Fib episodes are reduced or eliminated after an ablation, shouldn’t there be even less need for a prescription anticoagulant rather than more?” Read about stroke risk after an ablation. Why's an Anticoagulant Needed Post-Ablation?
Report: 'Silent' A-Fib Just as Dangerous
Dr. Camm described studies such as REVEAL-AF and CHARISMA which are using monitoring devices to identify A-Fib as soon as possible in patients who are vulnerable to it. Read more.