Welcome to the Familial Arrhythmia Network For Scotland
Familial arrhythmia” is an umbrella term covering a wide variety of electrical diseases of the heart. These diseases which give rise to abnormal heart rhythms can in some cases become life threatening.
This website, is intended for use by both patients and clinicians, to allow everyone involved in the care of someone with familial arrhythmias the opportunity to access relevant, high quality information about these conditions at their time of need.
The Familial Arrhythmia Network of Scotland (FANS) was formed to bring together the expertise of a variety of clinicians from all over the country, who will work together with patient representatives and other healthcare professionals to streamline standards of care in Scotland, ensuring best clinical practice is achieved for all.
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Long QTs & Brugada Syndrome Patient Information Cards are available!
FANS Long QTs/Brugada Syndrome Patient Information Cards are now available - if you wish to order for your patient / family members please get in touch with FANS Network Office on email@example.com
CARDIOMYOPATHY UK - emotional health & wellbeing - looks at the impact of cardiomyopathy on an individual, and those who care for them, and includes strategies for dealing with some of these issues.
Long QT and Me:
Short power presentation by Jasmine Latto (P7 pupil) shared with her peers and teachers to raise awareness and better understanding of her condition. Please go to PUBLICATIONS tab of this website to access it.
FANS is now on Facebook! Click here to drop by and say 'hello'!
We are keen to see this website grow and develop; if there is anything you would like to see included here, or if there are any upcoming events you think would be helpful to other patients and /or clinicians, please get in touch via our Contact Us page.