Gender-specific remodeling in atrial fibrillation?


BACKGROUND The authors wanted to investigate whether the remodeling process in AF regarding gap junction proteins, collagen I, and amyloid may be gender dependent in humans. METHODS In total, 123 patients with sinus rhythm (SR, n = 41) or atrial fibrillation (AF, n = 82) suffering from mitral valve disease undergoing cardiac surgery were included. Of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0032-1332795

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