Smoking as a Risk Factor for the Occurrence of Atrial Fibrillation in Men Versus Women: A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Cohort Studies.

@article{Wang2018SmokingAA,
  title={Smoking as a Risk Factor for the Occurrence of Atrial Fibrillation in Men Versus Women: A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Cohort Studies.},
  author={Qing Wang and Yi-bin Guo and Cheng Wu and Liang Yin and Wei Li and Hua Shen and Wang Xi and Tianyi Zhang and Jia He and Zhi Wang},
  journal={Heart, lung & circulation},
  year={2018},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          58-65
        }
}
BACKGROUND Although smoking is known to be associated with cardiovascular diseases, the number of large-scale cohort studies on the association between smoking and atrial fibrillation (AF) is limited and the results obtained are also inconsistent, and even fewer studies have addressed the difference between the male and female genders. The present study was… CONTINUE READING