Atrial fibrillation. Rapid heart beat. Treatment?
What is the normal course of treatment for atrial fibrulation ( think that is what it is called) It is where the heart rate speeds up considerably for no apparant reason. My 86 year old father has had this a couple of times (was hospitalised once to monitor it) once where his heart rate was up to...
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Is lifting weights a high risk with atrial fibrillation ?
I m a 43 year-old male who enjoys and has for several years lifting weights as a hobby and looking good. Just recently i was diagnosed with atrial fibrillation. Do i have to stop lifting weights now that i m being treated for this condition?
Atrial Fibrilation ? Will they try cardioversion again ?
I am in Afib. I had a sucessfull cardioversion 6 days ago. Today I reverted back to Afib. Cardiologist is out of office until Tuesday. Does anyone know if this is common (reversion)? Will they try cardioversion again? Am I stuck with this?
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Is it common to have Atrial Fibrillation after vomiting?
This is the second time it has happened to me and I was wondering how common it is. Yes, I do have a history of heart disease, and I do see a Dr. about it, but I always forget to ask this question. I am 28, the first time I was 20......I DO NOT USE DRUGS OF ANY KIND I would like to thank you all...
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I want to know about Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation what is it? I went to the ER last week with a racing heart doc said my EKG was fine.? Someone told me I may be in atrial fibrillation. My heart did feel funny but was in a regular rythm. My blood work came back elevated (a BNP blood test) which they said was for heart failure...
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Seizures and atrial fibrillation. Is there any connection?
Is there a connection to seizures and artrial fibrillation? My husband has had 2 seizures within the past 4 years with no diagnosis after multiples tests for the cause. He recently had his first episode of atrial fibrillation , which landed him in the ER and an overnight stay in the hospital when...
What is Atrial Fibrillation? What are the causes? Treatment?
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It is a chaotic (totally irregular) rhythm – originating from the upper chambers of the heart
Several causes involving nerves, muscle of the heart may cause ..
Treatment – Aim for normal rhythm / if not feasible, control the rate…
Can atrial fibrilation that lasts less than a minute cause strokes?
Hi i read your query and would like to say that this may happen if you have repetitive atrial fibrillation (that come and go) when you aren't taking warfarin.
How long does atrial fibrilation need to last to be at risk of stroke?
Hi, the Atrial fibrillation should last more than forty eight hours, to increase the risk of stroke.
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