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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE There is now considerable evidence that atrial fibrillation is associated with an inflammatory state. We tested the hypothesis that plasma levels of C-reactive protein (CRP; an(More)
BACKGROUND Abnormal levels of soluble CD40 ligand (sCD40L) have been reported in patients with hypertension, coronary artery disease, diabetes mellitus, heart failure, and stroke, all of which are(More)