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Heart experts give free seminar in Pearland on atrial fibrillation

Houston, TX - 5/21/2008

WHAT: The Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center is offering a free healthy knowledge seminar on treatments for atrial fibrillation, the most common heart rhythm disorder. Atrial fibrillation, which affects 2.2 million Americans, puts patients at higher risk for stroke and blood clots. A cardiologist and a heart surgeon will discuss the disease and its treatment options and take questions. The chance of developing atrial fibrillation increases with age. Three to five percent of people over 65 have the disease. Free parking and refreshments will be offered.


Dr. Miguel Valderrabano
Cardiologist at The Methodist Hospital

Dr. Erik Beyer
Cardiac Surgeon at The Methodist Hospital
Dr. Nadim Nasir
Cardiologist at The Methodist Hospital - moderator

WHERE: Westside Event Center – 2150 Country Place Parkway, Pearland, TX 77584 | Map it!

Free Parking.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 3, 2008 – 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Space is limited. Please call 713.332.2539 or visit www.debakeyheartcenter.com to register.