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Measuring oxidative stress may help doctors predict the risk of developing atrial fibrillation, the most common heart beat irregularity.
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb.
GENEVA, February 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Heart Federation, sanofi-aventis and Boehringer Ingelheim have announced their collaboration on the AF AWARE (Atrial Fibrillation AWareness And Risk Education) campaign today, to raise awareness of atrial fibrillation (AF) and its links to severe consequences including cardiovascular (CV) mortality, stroke and CV hospitalizations.
Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia (abnormal heart rhythm).
Levels of anxiety sensitivity may be important in choosing medical treatment for patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation (AF).
BANGALORE, India, June 23, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- John L Parker, a 64-year-old American, sports enthusiast, marathon runner and writer, traveled to Bangalore to undergo a complicated heart rhythm disorder treatment.
STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, England, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - On World Heart Rhythm Week, Arrhythmia Alliance Launches 'Know Your Pulse' Campaign to Raise Awareness of the Importance of Pulse Checking to Keep Cardiac Conditions Under Control Arrhythmia Alliance, the Heart Rhythm Charity, announced today the results of a survey conducted in Europe that showed a large number of respondents ignore basic measures to check for potential cardiac arrhythmias, or heart rhythm disorders.
Researchers said on Friday that a couple of cups of coffee every day may help some heart attack patients to avoid further serious problems, provided they have normal blood pressure.
Coffee drinkers may be less likely to be hospitalized for heart rhythm disturbances
SAN FRANCISCO, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Coffee drinkers may be less likely to be hospitalized for heart rhythm disturbances, according to a new study by the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in Oakland, Calif.