• banner-er-wait-2
  • banner-ucc-clementon
  • banner-atlanticare-zocdoc
  • AtlantiCare is now a member of Geisinger Health System
Centers of Excellence   VIEW ALL
Cancer Care Institute HomeArrowLink
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness HomeArrowLink
The Heart Institute at ARMC HomeArrowLink
AtlantiCare Orthopaedics HomeArrowLink
Neurosciences Institute HomeArrowLink
Regional Trauma Center HomeArrowLink
Women's Health & Wellness HomeArrowLink
   
 From the Well4Life Blog 
VIEW ALL

 

 

Arrhythmia

arrhythmia-imageA cardiac arrhythmia (or heart arrhythmia) is when the rhythm at which your heart beats is abnormal. The symptoms of cardiac arrhythmia aren't always obvious, but can include:

  • Papitations (a sensation of fluttering or irregularity of the heartbeat)
  • Weakness
  • Fatigue
  • Low blood pressure
  • Dizziness
  • Fainting
  • Heart Failure
  • Collapse and cardiac arrest

Risk Factors

arrhythmia-ctaIf you carry any of the following risk factors, we recommend calling your primary care provider and discussing cardiac arrhythmia treatment.

Risk factors can include:

  • Family history
  • Smoking
  • High blood pressure
  • High blood cholesterol levels
  • Lack of exercise

The Cardiac Catheterization and Rhythm Center at the Heart Institute at ARMC uses the latest techniques to treat abnormal heart rhythms or irregular heartbeats.  Techniques include electrophysiology, cryotherapy and atrial fibrillation ablation.

GroupsHeader
Diabetes Community
Groups

Atlantic City | EHT | Pomona

DETAILS

Breast Cancer Support
Groups

2nd Thursday of each month
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute

DETAILS

Stroke Support Groups
First Wednesday of each month

 

DETAILS

Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award      magnet logo  HEI 2016