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CANet — Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada
Atrial fibrillation, or AF, is a heart rhythm disorder and a major health problem in Canada with high economic costs. Not only are AF patients afflicted with symptoms that seriously compromise their capacity to lead normal lives (palpitations, laboured breathing, fatigue, dizziness, mental disturbances), they also face high risks of stroke, bleeding complications and heart...
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CANet — Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada
Project Lead: Dr. Ihab Elsokkari, Electrophysiology Fellow, QE II Health Sciences Centre Mentors: Dr. John Sapp (QE II Health Sciences Centre), Dr. Ratika Parkash (QEII Health Sciences Centre) Amount: $10,000 (CANet) Electrical storm is a state of cardiac electrical instability that manifests with clustered ventricular arrhythmia episodes within a short time frame. It was first...
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