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Atrial Fibrillation Pathophysiology

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Post-Op Afib Linked to Early Stroke Risk
LOS ANGELES -- Post-operative atrial fibrillation is associated with an independent, albeit small absolute, risk of ischemic stroke in the first 30 days, a study showed. Among more 7.1 million inpatient surgeries, 1.
Prevalence of left atrial enlargement and its risk factors in general Chinese
For the present analysis, participants with atrial fibrillation showed by Electrocardiogram that made diastolic function and diameter assessment unreliable with conventional Doppler technique were also excluded.
Abstract and Introduction
An increased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) has been observed in a range of chronic inflammatory diseases (CID), including rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriasis, inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
Atrial Fibrillation in Middle Age Ups Dementia Risk
It is not yet clear, however, what type of treatment for this heart condition would most lower dementia risk.
Lifespan in mice increased by clearing out senescent cells
Using mice, researchers have shown that clearing out senescent cells - cells whose ability to divide is permanently switched off and that accumulate with age - can increase lifespan without negative side effects.

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Atrial Fibrillation: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology
Jan 2, 2016 Atrial fibrillation (AF) has strong associations with other cardiovascular diseases, such as heart failure, coronary artery disease (CAD), valvular ...
Atrial Fibrillation Pathophysiology - Circulation
Atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia, is an ... We then review the potential implications of the basic pathophysiology of the ...
Pathophysiology and Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation - Circulation
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a ubiquitous yet diverse cardiac arrhythmia whose incidence increases with age; with most forms of cardiac and some pulmonary ...
Atrial fibrillation: classification, pathophysiology, mechanisms and
The prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF), already the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia, is constantly rising, even after adjusting for age and presence of ...
Atrial Fibrillation - Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology. Atrial fibrillation is thought to be caused by atrial fibrosis, and lost of atrial muscle mass. This fibrosis would occur as result of aging, chamber ...

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