Atrial Fibrillation & Strategies for Stroke Reduction
Join us for a presentation with Dr. Sunil Chand, board-certified cardiologist with North Carolina Heart & Vascular, and a panel discussion with a Pharmacist and two patient ambassadors to learn more about atrial fibrillation and alternatives to blood thinners. The event is co-sponsored by Wilson Medical Center and Boston Scientific.
- Basics of atrial fibrillation
- Mechanism: etiology (cause of disease)
- Stroke risk
- Blood thinners
- Ablation options
- Newer treatment options: left atrial appendage closure