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.


Saturday 13 May 2017, 09:30am - 4.30pm, Cardiomyopathy & Familial Arrhythmia Information Day, Edinburgh Training & Conference Venue, Edinburgh, EH1 1SU - please reserve your place by completing REGISTRATION FORM. Any questions - get in touch with organisers on rona.eade@cardiomyopathy.org

* NEW Long QTs Patient Info Cards * 

FANS Long QTs Patients Information Cards are now available - if you wish to order for your patient / family members please get in touch with FANS Network Office on nss.fans@nhs.net

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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.