Welcome to AF Association®
Working to provide information, support and access to established, new or innovative treatments for Atrial Fibrillation (AF).
AF Association has launched an online petition which calls for an early review of the UK National Screening Committee’s (NSC) policy on screening for AF in the over 65s. Please sign our petition and together we can make a difference and help to prevent suffering. Read more.
National Audit of Cardiac Ablation 2013-14
The National Cardiac Rhythm Management Ablation Audit is managed by the National Institute for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research (NICOR), which is part of the National Centre for Cardiovascular Prevention and Outcomes, based at University College London. Specialist clinical knowledge and leadership is provided by the British Cardiovascular Society and British Heart Rhythm Society. The strategic direction and development of the audit is determined by the Audit Steering Group. This includes major stakeholders in the audit, including cardiologists, the professional societies, physiologists, commissioners and patient group representatives.
The new Spring newsletter is now ready for you to read and download. AF Association have covered lots of new topics, answered your questions and addressed their call for change in order to achieve better AF management.
Dr Andrew Grace, consultant cardiologist at Papworth Hospital, has answered your questions in AF Association's new 'Ask the Experts' section. Dr Grace specialises in catheter ablation techniques particularly for atrial fibrillation.
Quality in Care (QiC) Anticoagulation is an awards programme to recognise, reward and share good practice in anticoagulation management, education and patient care. Find out more
As a registered charity, AF Association relies solely on supporters in order to continue providing valuable helpline services, information and educational activities. Click here for more information.