The association of air temperature with cardiac arrhythmias.

  title={The association of air temperature with cardiac arrhythmias.},
  author={Viktor {\vC}uli{\'c}},
  journal={International journal of biometeorology},
  volume={61 11},
The body response to meteorological influences may activate pathophysiological mechanisms facilitating the occurrence of cardiac arrhythmias in susceptible patients. Putative underlying mechanisms include changes in systemic vascular resistance and blood pressure, as well as a network of proinflammatory and procoagulant processes. Such a chain reaction… CONTINUE READING