Atrial Fibrillation Series:
The treatment you may be prescribed for your atrial fibrillation may vary based on a number of factors, including the severity of your disease, relevant co-morbidities and cardiac history. This clinic uses a holistic, comprehensive approach in the treatment of atrial fibrillation, including lifestyle intervention through diet, exercise, yoga, smoking cessation and stress management, as well as medication and interventional & surgical procedures when necessary. Always consult your healthcare providers before starting or stopping any lifestyle change or medication; this is especially important for atrial fibrillation patients.
As needed, the diagnosis of atrial fibrillation may require several scans or investigations. Your doctor will go over the specifics of any particular diagnostic screening you may need. The following is a list of some of the most common tests that atrial fibrillation may require:
You may be prescribed certain medications to alleviate symptoms or reduce your stroke risk. A brief description of these medications can be found below. Always remember to consult your healthcare providers before making any changes to your medications.
Apr 22, 2017 Healthy Heart Day
Cambridge Cardiac Care is located in the heart of Waterloo Region in downtown Cambridge.
Cambridge Cardiac Care serves patients throughout southwestern Ontario, including Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, Brantford, Paris, Fergus, Elora, Elmira, Owen Sound, Kincardine, and Stratford.