The Science of Treating Atrial FibrillationStreaming Video - 2012
The goal of this program is to educate viewers about the problem of atrial fibrillation and the advancements being made in diagnosis and treatment. Atrial fibrillation is the most common heart rhythm disorder, and it's a very important health issue. Left untreated, it can lead to an increased risk of stroke and heart failure. Today there are many effective treatments, including surgical ablation and several different drug therapies. This program takes viewers inside the operating room to see surgical treatments for atrial fibrillation; and, through patients' stories and expert interviews, it highlights the improvements in quality of life when this disorder is properly treated.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2010
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (27 min.) :,sd., col