What Are the Treatments for Heart Afib?

What are the treatments for heart AFib?

AFib refers to atrial fibrillation, and it means an irregular heartbeat. People with atrial fibrillation are more likely to have heart failure, stroke and other heart diseases.

Treatments include:

  • Medications
    Certain drugs can help slow your pulse and prevent blood clots.
  • Nonsurgical procedures
    These include catheter ablation, electrical cardioversion, etc.
  • Surgery
    Surgery includes maze surgery and pacemakers.

Key words: heart afib treatment; heart atrial fibrillation treatment

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