It's Atrial Fibrillation (AF) week
To celebrate Atrial Fibrillation (AF) week, our cardiology team are offering quick, non-invasive ECG checks, blood-pressure checks and online questionnaires.
AF is a serious heart rhythm conditions affecting approximately 100,000 New Zealanders. Many people do not suffer symptoms, which is why it’s recommended that you ask your GP to check you. Or you can visit us this week.
Free AF information and health checks
Nelson Hospital: 20 and 22 September from 10am-3pm outside the cafe on level 2
Wairau Hospital: 19 September from 10am-3pm
Read about AF symptoms and risks at: www.hearts4heart.org.nz