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Atrial Fibrillation Won't Cause Heart Attack but Can Lead to Other Serious Complications

Atrial Fibrillation Won't Cause Heart Attack but Can Lead to Other Serious Complications January 14, 2011 Dear Mayo Clinic: I suffer from atrial fibrillation. Are my chances of getting a heart attack higher? Answer: Your risk of a heart attack is not increased due to atrial fibrillation, a rapid and [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Memory loss: 7 tips to improve your memory Degenerative changes in the spine: Is this arthritis? What is atrial fibrillation? Understand food labels to avoid allergic reactions Quitting smoking: 10 ways to resist tobacco cravings

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Early Surgery Better Than Watchful Waiting for Patients with Severe Mitral Valve Regurgitation

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Aug. 8, 2013 — Patients with severe mitral valve regurgitation who are otherwise healthy should have mitral valve repair surgery sooner rather than later, even if they feel no symptoms, a Mayo Clinic-led study by U.S. and European researchers found. The results challenge the long-held belief that it [...]

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Freezing Heart Muscle: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Fred Kusumoto explains a procedure designed to help with atrial fibrillation that gives a new meaning to being "cold hearted". To listen, click the link below. Freezing Heart Muscle

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Treating Atrial Fibrillation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Hammill discusses treatment for a common heart rhythm condition called atrial fibrillation. To listen, click the link below. Treating Atrial Fibrillation

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Consequences of Atrial Fibrillation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Hammill explains how an abnormal heart rhythm known as atrial fibrillation can affect your health. To listen, click the link below. Consequences of Atrial Fibrillation

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Atrial Fibrillation a Growing Problem

While not deadly on it's own, atrial fibrillation is concerning.  In this episode of Medical Edge Radio, Dr. Stephen Hammill tells us it's also a growing problem. To listen, click the link below. Atrial Fibrillation A Growing Problem

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What is Atrial Fibrillation ?

It's a common heart condition. In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Stephen Hammill explains atrial fibrillation. To listen, click the link below. What is Atrial Fibrillation

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Atrial Fibrillation and MCI

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Rosebud Roberts outlines the findings of a study that looked at a common heart conditions association with cognition problems. To listen, click the link below. Atrial Fibrillation and MCI

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Atrial Fibrillation Overview

Samuel Asirvatham, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, discusses atrial fibrillation—what it is and how its diagnosed.

Samuel Asirvatham, MD, discusses various treatment options for atrial fibrillation, including atrial fibrillation ablation.

Samuel Asirvatham, MD, discusses atrial fibrillation at Mayo Clinic.

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