The purpose of this guide is to:
- Provide information about atrial fibrillation
- Outline the treatment options for this condition
- Provide tips on living well with atrial fibrillation
Read the guide using the lefthand menu or by downloading the file below.
See our Atrial Fibrillation page for more information on this condition.
Visit Cardiac Rehabilitation, Living Well with Heart Disease and the Prevention & Wellness Centre for information on improving your heart health.
Download the patient guide
Living with Atrial Fibrillation (pdf)
Atrial Fibrillation: Healthy Heart Management Zones
Download Atrial Fibrillation: Healthy Heart Management Zones
Atrial Fibrillation: Healthy Heart Management Zones (PDF)
Virtual Class: Let’s Talk About Atrial Fibrillation with Shelley Matthews-Smith
In this virtual class for patients, Registered Nurse Shelley Matthews-Smith of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute teaches the basics of atrial fibrillation and how to live with this heart condition.
The Heart Institute’s educational videos were made in collaboration with the Institute’s Patient Alumni Association and seek to provide, along with the patient guides, all important information to patients and families prior to a procedure or surgery.
Atrial Fibrillation and Your Heart Video Series
This series for patients and caregivers provides information about the care and management of atrial fibrillation.