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Heart Treatment Centers Form Afib Alliance
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Five heart treatment centers from across the country and a leading atrial fibrillation patient advocacy group for have formed a multidisciplinary alliance to treat people with irregular heartbeats.

The National Alliance of Integrated Afib Centers says there exists little coordination or data sharing about the heart ailment even though by some estimates that 5.1 million people in the United States have a cardiac rhythm disturbance, and that the number could grow to 15.9 million by 2050.