Atrial fibrillation and renin-angiotensin system.


Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is one of the most frequent arrhythmias, especially in elderly patients. Cardiac overload increases the incidence of AF. Clinical presentation of atrial fibrillation can occur as nonsustained paroxysms, persistent episodes and in chronic-permanent form. The physio-pathological mechanisms are: *Circuit of multiple and anarchic re… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1753944708092111


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@article{Serra2008AtrialFA, title={Atrial fibrillation and renin-angiotensin system.}, author={Jos{\'e} Serra and Mario Bendersky}, journal={Therapeutic advances in cardiovascular disease}, year={2008}, volume={2 3}, pages={215-23} }