A Fib

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(Atrial fibrillation)
Atrial fibrillation (AF or A-fib) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia (abnormal heart rhythm), and involves the two upp...
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A Fib & Hip Replacement

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consulting anyone ? he had Afib written all over his chart...
" ...Dad went in for a hip replacement ? after his first successful ...a drug ? without consulting anyone ? he had Afib written all over his chart ? and it stopped his heart. To make matters worse ?... "

people experience chronic A-fib after valve replacement...
" ...after hip replacement. My m-i-l has had 2 hip and 1 knee replacements and was only on coumadin for a short time. My understanding is that joint replacements take coumadin until ...chronic A-fi... "

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replacement, Atrial Fib, and post-DVT/PE treatment....
" ...life and my only complaint about it is having to have my INR checked once a month. There are several new oral anticoagulants coming out in the next couple of years which hold some promise. I do no... "

recently had hip replacement surgery, he has had open...
" My husband recently had hip replacement surgery, he has had open heart and currently is being treated for a-fib - they have withheld all... "

or atrial fibrillation. If approved, the drug could...
" ...with irregular heart rhythms, or atrial fibrillation. If approved, the drug could replace warfarin, which often interacts with ...outside of the country for hip replacements and knee... "

in people with atrial fibrillation, not caused by a heart...
" ...blood clots in people with atrial fibrillation, not caused by a heart ...lungs of people who have just had knee or hip replacement surgery. More details on the drug can be viewed... "

needed hip replacement surgery.. Something we wonder if...
" ...she was allowed to have it, she then needed hip replacement surgery.. Something we wonder if she would have needed ...timely manner. How long will afib patients be made to wait... "

be aimed at Knee/Hip replacement only. It has done better...
" ...it will be aimed at Knee/Hip replacement only. It has done better ...it known at present). Dabigatran will be aimed at Atrial Fib patients initially. Once all trials are complete, the i... "

fact that hip replacement/repair is much more painful then...
" ...testify to the fact that hip replacement/repair is much more painful then ...a no go and also, should you develop chronic Afib as a result of surgery, your going to be on Coumadin... "

replacements; pneumonia;lupus; fibromyalgia; a fib; psvt;...
" ...officially fired after I had a heart attack at work. My daughter ...past four years having two hip replacements; pneumonia;lupus; fibromyalgia; a fib; psvt; optic neuritus; & Lyme... "

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