A heart Arrhythmia is a generic term for an abnormal heart rhythm.
Atrial Fibrillation (AF)
Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia (PSVT)
Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) Syndrome
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Ventricular Fibrillation (VF)
Palpitations (conscious feeling of the heart beating) are described as:
The doctor will take a complete medical history and give you a physical examination.
Why is it done?
What to expect?
Before the test
During the test
After the test
After the test, you will need to lie in bed for about 4-8 hours.
What to prepare
After being discharged
What are the potential risks or complications?
When will you get the results?
Genetic Testing and Specialised Genetic Counselling
The treatments for Arrhythmias include either one or a combination of:
Why do you need a cardiac pacemaker?
What should you expect?
Before the procedure:
During the procedure:
After the implantation:
What should you do after the pacemaker implantation?
You should watch for fever, excessive pain, redness or swelling over the wound. Inform your doctor immediately if you have these symptoms.
What are the options available to reduce the risks of stroke in patients with AF?
What is transcatheter left atrial appendage device closure?
How is this done?
What happens after the procedure?
What are the risks involved in this procedure?