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Results for ' stroke'
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  • 81. Why Atrial Fibrillation (AF or AFib) Matters Why is Atrial Fibrillation Atrial Fibrillation (AF or AFib) a Problem? The American Heart Association explains the consequences of atrial fibrillation, the causes of afib, the risks of afib, how atrial fibrillation may cause a stroke, how afib may cause heart failure and how afib may cause additional heart rhythm problems.
  • 82. About Arrhythmia What is an arrhythmia? The American Heart Association explains that arrhythmia refers to any change from the normal sequence of electrical impulses, such as atrial fibrillation, bradycardia, tachycardia, conduction disorders, rhythm disorders, ventricular fibrillation, premature contractions and more.
  • 83. Staying Active in Warm Weather The American Heart Association offers these top five tips on working out in the heat of summer.
  • 84. A daughter's devotion lives on December eblast WPK
  • 85. ARAMIS: Addressing Real-world Anticoagulant Management Issues in Stroke The Addressing Real-world Anticoagulant Management Issues in Stroke (ARAMIS) registry is designed to provide important and timely insight into the management of acute stroke patients who are on novel oral anticoagulants in community practice.
  • 86. You May Not Be Thinking About Stroke... You May Not Be Thinking About Stroke, but 23 area hospitals are. This is a listing of all Get With the Guidelines Stroke awardees in the Houston area.
  • 87. StrokeCheck 2016 StrokeCheck Arizona - Do you know your risk for Stroke? For a thorough risk assessment, call one of the following hospitals to schedule an appointment. It?s FREE!
  • 88. Menopause and Heart Disease The American Heart Association explains the relationship of menopause to heart disease in women.
  • 89. Best Practices Center Stroke Best Practices Center Stroke
  • 90. Let's Talk About Feeling Tired After a Stroke Let's talk about ways to increase your energy after a stroke.


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2014-2015 Expenditures

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  • Research: 19.3%
  • Public Health Education: 38.8%
  • Professional Education & Training: 15.6%
  • Community Services: 7.3%
  • Management & General: 7.7%
  • Fundraising: 11.3%