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  1. Arrhythmia: What Is an ICD? Learn how an ICD works and how it can help your heart.
  2. Arrhythmia: Living With a Pacemaker Learn how to adjust to life with a pacemaker and have an active, healthy life.
  3. Arrhythmias and Sexual Activity
  4. Heart Arrhythmias and Exercise
  5. Arrhythmias: Foods That Affect Heart Rate
  6. Change in Heartbeat
  7. Atrial Fibrillation Discusses atrial fibrillation, an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia). Covers causes, including high blood pressure and CAD. Discusses what increases your risk. Covers treatment with medicines, cardioversion, and catheter ablation.
  8. Sick Sinus Syndrome
  9. Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
  10. Electrophysiology Study
  11. Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs) Describes early heartbeats that happen when the ventricles beat too soon. Describes symptoms and when to call a doctor. Explains that in most cases the early heartbeats are not serious and go away on their own.
  12. What Is Atrial Fibrillation? Find out what atrial fibrillation is and how it's treated.
  13. Heart Rate Problems: Should I Get a Pacemaker? Topic guides reader through decision to get a pacemaker for heart rate problems. Provides general overview of what pacemakers are and what heart problems can be helped with pacemakers. Lists benefits and possible complications of getting a pacemaker.
  14. Heart Rhythm Problems: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)? Topic guides reader through decision to get an ICD for heart rhythm problems. Provides general overview of what ICDs are and what heart rhythm problems can be helped with ICDs. Lists benefits and possible complications of getting an ICD.
  15. Pacemaker Placement See what you can expect and how to prepare for getting a pacemaker.
  16. ICD: Living Well With It Discusses how to live with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), a device that helps control heart rhythm. Gives safety guidelines and tips for travel, exercise, and managing anxiety.
  17. Heart Rhythm Problems: Diary of Symptoms
  18. Pacemaker: Living Well With It Discusses pacemakers to control heart rhythm. Gives information on safety guidelines and tips for exercise and travel.
  19. Heart Rhythm Problems and Driving
  20. Heart Rhythm Problems: How to Travel Safely
  21. Medicines to Prevent Abnormal Heart Rhythm in Heart Failure
  22. Mitral Valve Disease: Heart Rhythm Problems
  23. Heart Rhythm Problems: Symptoms
  24. Catheter Ablation for SVT Learn about catheter ablation for supraventricular tachycardia and how it's done.
  25. Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Learn what catheter ablation is and how it is done to treat atrial fibrillation.
  26. Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Discusses nonsurgical procedure, called catheter ablation, for atrial fibrillation if medicine is not effective or not tolerated. Also discusses implanting a pacemaker. Looks at why procedure is done, how well it works, and possible risks.
  27. Supraventricular Tachycardia: Should I Have Catheter Ablation? Guides you through the decision to have catheter ablation for the heart rhythm problem supraventricular tachycardia. Lists benefits and risks of catheter ablation and medical therapy. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  28. After a Stroke: Taking a Blood Thinner for A-Fib Learn why it's important to take blood-thinning medicine after your stroke.
  29. Catheter Ablation for a Fast Heart Rate Covers procedure to destroy (ablate) tiny areas of heart muscle causing fast heart rate. Includes radiofrequency ablation and cryoablation. Covers use for supraventricular tachycardia (SVT), atrioventricular reciprocating tachycardia (AVRT), Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, and ventricular tachycardia.
  30. Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Have Catheter Ablation? Guides you through the decision to have catheter ablation for the heart rhythm problem atrial fibrillation. Lists benefits and risks of catheter ablation and medical therapy. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.

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