Innovations

Focus on research: access here the latest developments in AF and EP medicine. Featuring news, conference highlights, late-breaking trials and the latest developments from industry.

Welcome and Current State of the Art in AF

    Welcome and Current State of the Art in AF

    New Horizons in AF was a scientific meeting which highlighted current approaches to the diagnosis and treatment of atrial fibrillation. The meeting hosted faculty from across the globe and each presenter shared their personalised AF therapy strategies. Access here a collection of key presentations from the meeting.

    Prof John Morgan, Prof Serge Boveda, Prof Isabel Deisenhofer

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    Case Lab

    Focus on clinical: access here a wealth of tips and tricks from real-life case examples and case reports.

    Unexplained syncope & unexpected response to ajmaline in the elderly
    • Challenging Case

    Unexplained syncope & unexpected response to ajmaline in the elderly

    Unexplained syncope & unexpected response to ajmaline in the elderly: what is the underlying disease?

    Giulio Conte

    • How to guide

    • How to guide

    • How to guide

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    Education

    Focus on training: access relevant content to develop your knowledge, learning and practice methods in EP.

    Arrhythmia management in Britain in 2025
    • Arrhythmia

    Arrhythmia management in Britain in 2025

    Delivered by leading figures from the British electrophysiology fraternity, AER: Live brings together decision-makers and practitioners with the common goal to maximise patient outcomes. AER: Live aims to inform, educate and disseminate best practice on the most pertinent issues from diagnosis and referral pathways, to optimal treatment strategies and the latest drugs and devices in arrhythmia management, supporting both generalist and specialist education.

    Richard Schilling

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    Editor in Chief

    Angelo Auricchio is Editor in Chief of Arrhythmia Academy, Director of the Clinical Electrophysiology Unity at the Fondazione Cardiocentre Ticino in Lugano, Switzerland and Professor of Cardiology at the University Hospital, Magdeburg, Germany. He is the past President of European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) and Scientific Director at the Fondazione Ticino Cuore, an institution devoted to increasing the public awareness of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest victims and to improve the survival rate of its victims.
    In 1991, he received the Young Investigator Award of the North American Society of Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, and in 2005 he received the Fritz Acker Award from the Germany Society of Cardiology for his research on cardiac resynchronization therapy. Dr Auricchio is also an inventor with 10 active patents and applications, the most relevant being a left ventricular pacing lead with an over-the-wire design; this lead represents today, the standard pacing technique for cardiac resynchronization therapy.

    Editorial Board

    Gian Battista Chierchia University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium

    Jonathan Behar The Royal Brompton and Harefield Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK

    Roy Beinart Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

    Antonio Berruezo Sanchez Teknon Medical Center, Barcelona, Spain

    Serge Boveda Clinique Pasteur, Toulouse, France

    Giulio Conte Cardiocentro Ticino, Lugano, Switzerland

    Dhiraj Gupta Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Liverpool, UK

    Demos Katritsis Hygeia Hospital, Athens, Greece

    Josep Kautzner Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic

    Francisco Leyva Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK

    Andreu Porta Sanchez Quiron University Hospital, Madrid, Spain

    Afzal Sohaib Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK

    Kevin Vernooy Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, Netherlands

    Pier Lambiase Barts Health NHS Trust, London, UK

    Reza Wakili University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany

    Luigi Di Biase Einstein/Montefiore, New York, US

    Valentina Kutyifa Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, US

    Niraj Varma Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, US

    CP Lau University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

    Yuji Nakazato Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan

    Tachapong Ngarmukos Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

    Luis Aguinaga Centro Privado de CardiologĂ­a, Tucuman, Argentina