Patient Education

CCS Patient Education resources are intended to help inform patients and their caregivers about their cardiovascular health.

Your Complete Guide to Atrial Fibrillation” modules were co-developed with the CCS and the Heart and Stroke Foundation to help atrial fibrillation patients understand, manage and live well with their condition. Links to national and provincial resources such as theHeart Failure Matters Website, the BC's Heart Failure Network Website and the Ted Rogers Centre for Heart Research provide practical information for patients, families and caregivers to help understand, monitor, and manage heart failure. As well, make sure to check out the Infographic based on the Portfolio Diet, a vegetarian diet which can help to lower LDL-cholesterol.





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Understanding Atrial Fibrillation (AF) (Module 1)
Co-Developed with Heart and Stroke Foundation


Developed by St. Michael’s Hospital and the University of Toronto Joannah & Brian Lawson Centre for Child Nutrition

Afib Module2


Managing Atrial Fibrillation (AF) (Module 2)
Co-Developed with Heart and Stroke Foundation


 Afib Module3


Living Well with Atrial Fibrillation (AF) (Module 3)
Co-Developed with Heart and Stroke Foundation

Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology

Laval University Atrial Fibrillation Educational Video