Dr Aleksandr Voskoboinik
|Institute:||Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute|
Alcohol abstinence: effects on atrial fibrillation (AF) recurrence & other cardiovascular outcomes
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common rhythm disturbance & its incidence continues to grow. In addition to a doubling in mortality associated with AF, owing predominantly to heart failure & stroke, AF is associated with significant morbidity.
Attention has recently shifted to the importance of lifestyle therapies in addressing the AF…