Dr Aleksandr Voskoboinik
|Institute:||Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute|
Exploring the link between alcohol and atrial fibrillation recurrence
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common rhythm disturbance of the heart and its incidence continues to grow.
In addition to a doubling in overall mortality associated with AF, owing predominantly to heart failure and stroke, AF is associated with significant morbidity and reduced quality of life.
The economic impact on society is considerable,…