Atrial fibrillation and menopause: something else to worry about, or not?


Menopausal age is established as a strong marker of adverse cardiovascular risk. Earlier age of menopause has been related to increased myocardial infarction, stroke, heart failure and cardiovascular mortality. It would stand to reason, then, that menopausal age would similarly be associated with increased likelihood of atrial fibrillation (AF). AF is most… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/heartjnl-2017-311771


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