Chocolate and prevention of atrial fibrillation: what is bad for the pancreas might be good for the atria?


Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common arrhythmia, affecting over 33 million patients worldwide, and 25% of adults will develop AF over their lifetime. Patients with AF have higher rates of heart failure, hospitalisation, stroke and cognitive impairment as well as lower quality of life; these factors result in large direct and indirect costs to the… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/heartjnl-2016-311026


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