News and Events from Arrhythmia Alliance
Arrhythmia Alliance - Heart Rhythm Congress
6 - 9 October at The ICC, Birmingham.
CLICK HERE to take advantage of our Early Bird pricing before 31 st July 2019

Be a part of the UK’s largest
annual heart rhythm event
Deadline for submissions is
Friday 30 August 2019
World Heart Rhythm Week 2019 - HIGHLIGHTS
Whether you held an awareness event in your workplace or community or just shared information, your support has helped us to raise vital awareness of arrhythmias around the world! THANK YOU!
Annual Parliamentary Event - 5 June 2019

We held our annual Parliamentary event at
the Palace of Westminster, London. Hosted and
welcomed by Mike Gapes
MP and Glyn Davies MP,
we were joined by Healthcare Professionals, MP's, Lords
and patients.

In the News

Arrhythmia Alliance and touchCARDIO have joined forces to improve the diagnosis, treatment and quality of life for all those affected by arrhythmias.

Watch Trudie Lobban MBE FRCP (Edin), Founder and Trustee and Professor A. John Camm, President and Trustee of Arrhythmia Alliance discussing the partnership.

CONGRATULATIONS to Shouvik K. Haldar, MRCP, MD on his clinical research award - Catheter Ablation vs Electrophysiologically Guided Thoracosopic Surgical Ablation in Long-Standing Persistent Atrial Fibrillation: The CASA-AF Study.

New 2019 Study
Regional differences in patient characteristics and outcomes during uninterrupted anticoagulation with dabigatran versus warfarin in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation: the RE-CIRCUIT study.

The 2019 Expert Consensus Statement on Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Arrhythmias

Long QT syndrome masquerading as epilepsy Download Here

Atrial fibrillation set to affect more than 14 million over-65s in the EU by 2060

White paper from Heart Rhythm Society suggests Afib treatment has reached a “turning point”
Advocacy
Can you help save lives and those impacted by AF-related strokes?

We are calling on everyone to write to the National Screening Committee supporting the need for a national screening programme no later than 27 June 2019.

Meetings and Events
Arrhythmia Alliance
Cardiac Update Meetings

Aimed at all healthcare professionals from primary, secondary and tertiary centres involved in the management and treatment of patients with cardiac arrhythmias. Upcoming meetings include Newcastle, Middlesbrough, Manchester, Leeds, Southampton and Plymouth.

STARS North West Syncope Symposium 4 July 2019

For healthcare professionals involved in the care and management of syncope. Hear from Dr Lesley Kavi speaking on ‘ PoTS; Diagnosis and Management ’ & Professor Jaswinder Gill speaking on ‘ Syncope and Arrhythmia: What can EP's offer?
              
         
11th Annual Conference Nurse Clinics
15 November 2019

Chaired by Dr Richard Hatchett, Author Nurse Led Clinic: Practice Issues Nurse Clinics 2019 will provide specialist nurses with a valuable opportunity to hear national updates and best practice for working at advanced practice, and setting up and running nurse led clinics and services in primary, secondary and community care across a number of specialties.

Dates For Your Diary
Please post interesting arrhythmia cases, including ECGs, pacing, EP and complex devices in the Arrhythmia Alliance Case Discussion Group . MedShr is free to use and available from the App Store or Google Play. You can also register on the website . For help getting started, please contact Alice from the MedShr Team: alice.kim@medshr.net .