Tag Archives: Atrial fibrillation

The Flicker of Broken Hearts

When a loved one dies, a burden remains on the bereaved. This also has an impact on the cardiac health of mourners: a recent study shows that one year after the death of a partner, the risk of having atrial fibrillation is significantly increased. more...

Article by Christine Amrhein

Atrial Fibrillation: plug it and job done?

Atrial fibrillation problems are mostly a matter of anticoagulation and ablation. However, there is an alternative: the closure of the atrial auricle with a kind of "stopper". Initial studies offer hope. But an acid test is still pending, for instance a comparison with more...

Article by Thomas Kron
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