Jul 16, 2013 ... Abnormal heart rhythms like atrial fibrillation (AFib) can be serious. ... AFib is a
cardiac arrhythmia in which the regular rhythmic beating of the heart muscle is ...
The Framingham Heart Study numbers boil down to a reduced life expectancy. ...
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Background—Atrial fibrillation (AF) causes substantial morbidity. ... Atrial
fibrillation (AF) is the most common chronic arrhythmia associated with an
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Sep 14, 2011 ... Also remember that AF [atrial fibrillation] is seen in sicker hearts so those patients
with AF may live shorter lives, not necessarily because they ...
Feb 9, 2011 ... Atrial Fibrillation (A-Fib) is the most frequently diagnosed heart arrhythmia and
affects 2.4 million .... Can A-Fib shorten your life expectancy?
We have known about atrial fibrillation in man (originally called auricular ... long
term, and there is certainly an inverse relation between life span and heart rate, ...
Although Atrial Fibrillation (AF) does not directly result in death, its related
complications – such as stroke – can be life-threatening. Two out of three strokes
Nov 11, 2014 ... Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on the Risk of Death: The Framingham Heart .... I had
AF and my life expectancy is slightly reduced but not by the AF ...
Yoga Improves Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation ... While life
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Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia. Find out
... Prognosis. AF is associated with reduced life expectancy in older patients.
... looks at dabigatran, the first new oral anticoagulant agent for nearly 60 years to
be approved for the treatment of Atrial Fibrillation, or AF. As our life expectancy ...