Thank you to all who attended our recent edition of the NIPC Series: Managing the Risk and Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation on 29th October. The inaugural lunchtime, NIPC webinar has received great feedback from attendees and we will continue to use your suggestions to improve our offering in the future.
We would like to extend our sincere gratitude to distinguished speakers Dr John Keaney, Prof Jonathan Lyne and our chair Dr Niamh Hannon. We would also like to thank our supporters Johnson & Johnson, and the delegates in attendance for making it such an engaging and interactive session.
If you missed this webinar, or would like to watch it again, you can now view the recording linked below, remember to log in or register to access.
Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is the most common heart arrhythmia affecting over 11 million people across Europe, rising to approximately 17.9 million people by 2060. If left untreated, AF can lead to series medical complications, including being 5 times more likely to have clot-provoked stroke. The expert panel discussed the links between AF and Stroke and how Healthcare Professionals can manage the risks of both.
How HCPs can reduce the risk of Atrial Fibrillation for patients
Dr. John Keaney,
Consultant Cardiologist and Cardiac
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin
Managing Atrial Fibrillation and Stroke Risk
Prof Jonathan Lyne,
Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist
Blackrock Clinic, Hermitage Clinic & Beacon
Q&A Panel Discussion
Chair: Dr Niamh Hannon,
Consultant in Stroke & Geriatric Medicine
Galway University Hospitals
If you missed the last NIPC Series: The Triple Threat – Diabetes, Kidneys and Heart, you can watch the recorded session on-demand now. Log-In or Join the NIPC Alliance to view.