BROKEN HEARTED
Explanation. Experiences. PVI Ablation. Recovery
Mis/Adventures of an everyday cyclist with Atrial Fibrillation & Flutter
AFib Cyclist

When the medication stops…

Returning to box to pull another blister pack and ‘the cupboard was bare‘ – ah – okay. Of all the weeks...

HRV revelation

Heart Rate Variability (HRV) was something I was aware of historically, not as a plotted figure but as a tool to...

Cycling on Beta Blockers

A year ago I wrote an article on Cycling On Beta Blockers over on zerosandones.co.uk – and it gets a...

Exercise!

Day 22 post ablation and the physical evidence is all but faded. A dark red scar on my groin and...

Resting Pulse

Day 23 now after the ablation – and my resting pulse is still very much higher than it was. Through...

Overdoing it

Today the geese woke me up. They had plenty to be honking about wherever they were flying. I planned to...

Catheter Ablation Overview

Nine days post RF catheter ablation / pulmonary vein isolation for AF & Flutter. Back at work. Hour of Trainer...

Fine. Not fine.

Cardiac ablation now a few days behind me. Recovery is underway. The hole in my groin – about the size...

Hit by a bus

Coming out from the general anaesthetic was a pretty dark time for me following the PVI ablation. A vague memory of...

“Fricking Lasers”

Sharks*, with Fricking Lasers! The phrase used on paper was RF – but words used out loud were Laser. My...