Dr Sandeep Prabhu
|Institute:||Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute|
Investigating the role of myocardial fibrosis in atrial fibrillation and heart failure.
Atrial fibrillation (AF), a common electrical disturbance, or arrhythmia, of the heart, and heart failure (HF), a condition where the pumping ability of the heart is reduced, are two growing epidemics worldwide, including Australia.
Both conditions co-exist in up to a third of patients, with AF an increasingly recognised cause of…