The Link Between Atrial Fibrillation and Alcohol Consumption - Southlake Regional Health Centre

Cathy Seabrook, RN, Nurse, Arrhythmia Clinic Southlake Regional Health Centre, talks about the link between alcohol consumption, dehydration and Atrial Fibrillation.

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Cathy Seabrook, RN, Nurse, Arrhythmia Clinic Southlake Regional Health Centre, talks about the link between alcohol consumption, dehydration and Atrial Fibrillation.
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Featuring Cathy Seabrook, RN, Nurse

Duration: 27 seconds

Dehydration, you know patients with atrial fibrillation, you know, are dehydrated. They drink too much coffee, alcohol definitely can be a trigger. You know, around the holidays we see more atrial fibrillation coming through our emergency departments, and trying to manage has, you know, a huge impact on our healthcare system.

Presenter: Cathy Seabrook, Nurse, Newmarket, ON

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