UA Sarver Heart Center Presents `Keeping Your Heart in Sync: What You Need to Know About Atrial Fibrillation’
Thursday, Feb. 16
Canoa Hills Social Center, 3660 S. Camino del Sol, Green Valley
SPEAKER: Mathew Hutchinson, MD
Professor of medicine at the UA Sarver Heart Center and director, the Cardiac Electrophysiology Program at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, is board certified in cardiovascular disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology.
Atrial fibrillation is a heart rhythm disorder that affects between 2 to 3 million people and accounts for about one-fifth of all strokes in the United States. By 2050, the number of people affected by atrial fibrillation will increase to an estimated 12 million. The condition leads to a fast and irregular heart rate.
(The presentation is part of the University of Arizona Sarver Heart Center’s Green Valley Lecture Series, in cooperation with Green Valley Recreation, Inc.)
No reservation required. Refreshments provided. For more information about the UA Sarver Heart Center, please visit www.heart.arizona.edu