Atrial fibrillation

Resources & Information

Atrial Fibrillation Association
The AFA is a UK registered charity which focuses on raising awareness of atrial fibrillation (AF) by providing information and support materials for patients and medical professionals involved in detecting, diagnosing and managing atrial fibrillation. 
Arrhythmia Alliance
The A-A is a coalition of charities, patient groups, patients, carers, medical groups and allied professionals working together to promote timely and effective diagnosis and treatment of arrhythmias, including atrial fibrillation.

The British Heart Foundation
The BHF is a UK heart charity and the largest independent funder of cardiovascular research. It provides up to date information about heart disease and arrhythmias, including atrial fibrillation.

NICE- National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - Atrial Fibrillation guidelines
​This guideline for doctors covers diagnosing and managing atrial fibrillation in adults. It aims to ensure that people receive the best management to help prevent harmful complications, in particular stroke and bleeding.

Please see also our resources for Stroke and TIA and Minor Stroke.


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