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Recognizing Atrial Fibrillation (AF) and embolic stroke risk assessment

Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is the commonest cardiac arrhythmia and is particularly prevalent in the elderly population. It carries a five-fold increased risk of embolic stroke. This webinar will help you recognize AF clinically, including the ECG appearances, and undertake stroke risk assessment on affected patients.

 

Speaker: Charlie Bloe 

 

  • Epidemiology of AF.
  • Pathophysiology of AF and the left atrial appendage.
  • Recognizing AF on an ECG
  • Stroke risk assessment using the CHADSVASc tool.
  • Case studies

 

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