Setting the Standard
for Inherited Heart Rhythm

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The Hearts in Rhythm Organization (HiRO - pronounced hero) is dedicated to improving awareness and understanding of inherited heart rhythm (IHR) conditions, standardizing health care in Canada and preventing the tragedy of sudden cardiac arrest.
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In the News

Preventing Sudden Tragedy
Global News
A defibrillator was nearby when his heart stopped — not even 911 knew where it was
CBC Investigates
Fainting spell? It could be a sign of fatal heart disease in youth
Sudden cardiac events far more common in young people,experts say
Global News

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