Atrial Fibrillation

What is Atrial Fibrillation?

  • AFA_Atrial_Fibrillation_-__P_palpitations (being aware of your heart beating fast)
  • breathlessness
  • chest pain
  • fatigue
  • no symptoms but an irregular pulse over one minute

If you  think you have some of these symptoms, it is important to talk to your GP. To find out if you have AF, a doctor or nurse will check your pulse. If it feels irregular, they may refer you for more tests to check whether you have AF.

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