Podiatry and Atrial Fibrillation: Save a life, stop a stroke

11/09/2018 7:00 pm @ This event has now passed and took place on 11th September 2018

Event Details

Podiatrists are well placed to check foot pulse rhythm during routine foot assessments. Discover how to implement this pioneering work in your locality.

This free webinar took place on the 11th September 2018.

The recorded webinar along with supporting documents are available to download below.


Webinar handouts

Learning outcomes:

  • Learn how podiatrists can detect patients with heart arrhythmia, including undiagnosed Atrial Fibrillation – a condition that is often asymptomatic and if left untreated can cause a catastrophic stroke.
  • Learn about an innovative practice that has caught the attention of NHS Commissioners & GPs, Anticoagulation Europe, and the Atrial Fibrillation Association.
  • This simple change in your clinical practice can save a life and stop a stroke. Tune in to find out more…



Martin Fox

Vascular Specialist Podiatrist


Linda Hicks

Advanced Podiatrist


Kate Mackay

AHSN NENC AF Programme Lead


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