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Tel: +44 1789 867524
Fax: +44 1789 450682
Email: info@heartrhythmcongress.org.uk

Heart Rhythm Congress
PO Box 3697
Stratford Upon Avon
Warwickshire
CV37 8YL
UK

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Patients Day

Our HRC2015 Patients Day will be taking place on Sunday 4 October at the International Convention Centre (ICC), Birmingham UK.

Patients Day provides an opportunity for patients and carers to meet and liaise directly with medical professionals, to pose relevant questions and gain a greater insight into developing technologies and techniques regarding their condition.

View the registration & exhibition plan.

AF Association Patients Day

Download the registration form or for more information, please contact t.murphy@afa.org.uk /
+44 (0) 1789 867525

Chair:       
10:00 Welcome and introduction      
10:05 New technologies in AF treatment   P B Lim London UK
10:25 Active with AF - finding the right balance      
10:45 Warfarin, NOACs & LAAO - an overview and comparison      
11:15 Break      
11:30 Rate vs. rhythm   M Earley
London UK
11:50 Ablation - when and which type is appropriate      
12:10 Management of medications pre and post procedure   D Gupta
Liverpool UK
12:30 Question Time      
12:45 Lunch      
13:45 Meet & greet - an opportunity for patients to meet & form a support network


Discussion Tables

Patients will be split into 2 groups with the faculty members rotating for each topic as per the session times below:
> Session 1: 14:05 - 14:30
> Session 2: 14:30 - 14:55
> Session 3: 14:55 - 15:20
> Session 4: 15:20 - 15:45
Topics:
Dental treatments & minor surgery on anticoagulants      
Lifestyle improvements      
Sleep apnoea & AF      
Related conditions & treating the whole patient      
15:45 Summary/call to action and thanks      
16:00 Close      

 

STARS Patients Day

Download the registration form or for more information, please contact t.murphy@stars.org.uk /
+44 (0) 1789 867525

Chair: R Sutton (Monte Carlo MCO)
     
10:00 Welcome and introduction   T Lobban
Stratford-upon-Avon UK
10:05 A doctor's perspective on working with syncope and syncope patients   T Salukhe
London UK
10:25 A doctor's perspective on working with PoTS and PoTS patients   N Gall
London UK
10:45 A special session with Blair Grubb   B Grubb
Toledo USA
11:25 Break      
11:50 Working Groups:  World Café method
> Accessing the right kind of help;  managing fatigue and brain fog;  coping with dizzy spells and other symptoms; healthy relationships at home and in the community
     
12:50 Group reports      
13:15 Lunch      
Chair: N Gall (London UK)
     
14:15 A molecular cause for PoTS and vasovagal syncope - a special lecture      
14:45 Getting better on our own:  latest data on vasovagal syncope   R Sheldon
Calgary CAN
15:15 What do we know about CBT and physiologic disorders?   M Opie-Moran
London UK
15:35 Specific advice sessions
> Exercise
> Sleeping
> Driving
 

N Gall
S Raj


London UK
Calgary CAN
16:05 Summary and thanks      
16:15 Close      

 

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