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  • 1. Your Child's Abnormal Heart Rhythm Brochure This brochure provides information on the diagnosis of heart rhythm disturbances, common types of rhythm disturbances (PAC, PVC, SVT, etc.) and treatments.
  • 2. Understand Your Risk for PAD The American Heart Association explains the risks of peripheral artery disease or PAD. Age increases the risk of PAD. Other factors include smoking, diabetes and high cholesterol.
  • 3. A Heart Attack, Atrial Fibrillation or PAC? Peter Culver began to notice fluttering sensations in his chest, especially when he was lying down at night just before falling asleep. Fearing he was on the verge of a heart attack, he made an appointment with his physician right away.
  • 4. CPR, ACLS, PALS, AED CPR, ACLS, PALS, AED inquiry form
  • 5. About Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD) The American Heart Association explains peripheral artery disease (PAD) as a type of occlusive disease that affects the arteries outside the heart and brain. The most common cause is atherosclerosis -- fatty buildups in the arteries.
  • 6. My Heart. My Life. Lackawanna Luzerne PA My Heart. My Life. Lackawanna Luzerne PA
  • 7. HeartCode® PALS Part 1 HeartCode PALS Part 1 (#90-1420) is a web-based, self-directed program that teaches healthcare providers knowledge and skills needed to recognize and prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children.
  • 8. HeartCode PALS Part 1 HeartCodeŽ PALS Part 1 provides computer-based lessons that uses eSimulation technology so students ?virtually? assess and formulate treatment for pediatric cardiopulmonary arrest patients.
  • 9. Welcome to Fellows Research Day Welcome to Fellows Research Day
  • 10. 2015 Northeast PA Heart Walk - Scranton 2015 Northeast PA Heart Walk - Scranton

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  • Better nutrition and high-quality physical education in our schools
  • Adequate, affordable and available health care for all

American Heart Association
2013-2014 Expenditures

Pie chart showing breakdown of expenses
  • Research: 21.8%
  • Public Health Education: 36.4%
  • Professional Education & Training: 14.2%
  • Community Services: 6.7%
  • Management & General: 8.6%
  • Fundraising: 12.3%