Webinar: Recorded April 26, 2021

Could screening for silent AF prevent stroke?

38 minutes

Watch this exclusive discussion between Dr. Rolf Wachter and Dr. Jeff Healey, Co-Principal Investigator and authors of SCREEN-AF, the latest AF screening study published in JAMA Cardiology. They will discuss study results, answer questions and share their perspectives on the future of AF screening.

A Panel discussion with:

 

SENIOR AUTHOR
Jeff Healey, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FHRS

 

CO-PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR AND AUTHOR
Rolf Wachter, MD

 

MODERATOR
Judy Lenane, RN, MHA

Watch highlights:

Highlight 1

Dr. Wachter shares the primary (AF detection at 6 months) and secondary (oral anticoagulation used) study outcomes.

2 minutes

Highlight 2

Dr. Healey and Dr. Wachter share their perspectives on where AF screening should be conducted.

2 minutes

Watch the full webinar and download the case study:

Jeff Healey, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FHRS

SENIOR AUTHOR

Cardiology Division Director and Yusuf Chair in Cardiology, Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist, Hamilton Health Sciences

Senior Scientist, and Stuart Connolly Chair in Cardiology Research Population Health Research Institute

Professor of Medicine, McMaster University

Rolf Wachter, MD

CO-PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR AND AUTHOR

Professor of Clinical and Interventional Cardiology, Leipzig University Hospital

Deputy Director, Clinic and Policlinic for Cardiology, University Hospital, Leipzig, Germany

DZHK (German Centre for Cardiovascular Research), Göttingen, Germany

Judy Lenane

MODERATOR

Executive Vice President, Products and Chief Clinical Officer, iRhythm Technologies