Arrhythmia Resource Center

Stricter Alcohol Policies Can Reduce the Risk of Cancer

Alcohol Abuse Ups Mortality Risk Among Arrhythmia Patients

MONDAY, Aug. 10, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- Alcohol abuse independently increases the risk for mortality in patients with arrhythmia by more than 70 percent,...
Cardiorespiratory Fitness Linked to Outcomes After A-Fib Ablation

Cardiorespiratory Fitness Linked to Outcomes After AFib Ablation

For patients undergoing atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation, higher cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is associated with reduced arrhythmia recurrence rates and death, according to a study...
COVID-19 Not Linked with Increased Thromboembolic Events in AFib

COVID-19 Not Linked with Increased Thromboembolic Events in AFib Patients

A research letter published in Thrombosis Research suggests there is not a spike in thromboembolic complications in patients with atrial fibrillation (AFib) during the...
AFib, exercise, cardiorespiratory, fitness, mortality, CVD

Cardiorespiratory Fitness Linked to Outcomes After A-Fib Ablation

For patients undergoing atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation, higher cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) is associated with reduced arrhythmia recurrence rates and death, according to a study...
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Cardio Round-up: E-Cigarettes Harmful; Family History of AFib; and More

E-Cigarettes, Vaping are Associated With Heart Problems “In response to the harmful effects of tobacco smoking, the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) has emerged and...
Atrial Fibrillation Is Less Deadly Than It Used To Be: Study

Racial/Ethnic Disparity Seen for Stroke in Dialysis Patients With A-Fib

Among hemodialysis patients with atrial fibrillation, racial/ethnic disparities in all-cause stroke are partially mediated by lower anticoagulant use, according to a study published online...
Family History of AFib Linked With Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk

Family History of AFib Linked With Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk

Individuals with a family history of atrial fibrillation tend to have increased risk for cardiovascular events and major adverse cardiac events (MACE), according to...

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