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Take Our Quick Quiz To See How Much You Know About The Condition.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is atrial fibrillation?
    • A. 

      A heart condition that causes an irregular and often abnormally fast heart rate

    • B. 

      Another term for a heart attack

    • C. 

      A heart condition that causes the heart rate to be abnormally slow

    • D. 

      An enlarged heart

  • 2. 
    What rate should a normal heart beat be when you are resting?
    • A. 

      Between 60 and 100 beats a minute

    • B. 

      Between 20 - 50 beats a minute

    • C. 

      Between 101 - 120 beats a minute

    • D. 

      It depends on the person, we are all different

  • 3. 
    What are the symptoms of atrial fibrillation? (There may be more than one answer)
    • A. 

      Having a fast and irregular heartbeat (usually over 100 beats per minute)

    • B. 

      Having a slow heartbeat (usually under 60 beats per minute)

    • C. 

      Feeling very thirsty and cold to touch

    • D. 

      There can be no symptoms

    • E. 

      Tiredness; Breathlessness; Dizziness; Chest Pain

  • 4. 
    If you leave atrial fibrillation untreated, it will not lead to further complications with your health.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What should you do if you think you have an irregular heart beat?
    • A. 

      Make an appointment with your GP who will do a pulse check and further tests if necessary

    • B. 

      Do nothing, it won't cause any harm.

    • C. 

      Go to A&E

    • D. 

      Call 999