Do you have persistent or permanent Atrial Fibrillation?

To learn more about your health, join our Exercise Study!



It seeks to compare the effectiveness of two exercise programs (moderate-intensity continuous exercise or high-intensity interval exercise) on fitness and quality of life.

Participants will have health measures taken, undergo exercise tests, complete questionnaires and participate in one of two 12-week exercise training programs.


Please contact the Research Coordinator: or 613.696.7000 ext. 15944


Interested in learning more?

Watch a CTV News Ottawa clip related to this research.


A brief summary of the study is available on This research study can be found on the above listed website by using the clinical trial registration number NCT02602457.

This research study has been approved by the Ottawa Health Sciences Network – Research Ethics Board.

OHSN-REB Protocol #20150427