Change in Heartbeat (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
You often can reduce or prevent changes in your heart rate or rhythm.
Knowing CPR could be useful for anyone. Many parents learn CPR so they know what to do if their children need it. People who have family members with a heart problem also should learn CPR. For more information on CPR, see the topic Dealing With Emergencies.
Preparing For Your Appointment
To prepare for your appointment, see the topic Making the Most of Your Appointment.
You can help your doctor diagnose and treat your condition by being prepared to answer the following questions:
If you have kept a record of your heart rate or rhythm changes, be sure to discuss this with your doctor. See the Home Treatment section for information on keeping a record.
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