Higher rates of depression, anxiety, and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder have been linked to congenital heart disease; however, data thus far have been limited for younger patients with cardiac arrhythmia.
Cannabis use disorder is associated with hospitalization for arrhythmia, and marijuana use is associated with an increased risk for young-onset stroke.
For participants without atrial fibrillation, use of a smartwatch app can identify irregular pulse, which may indicate atrial fibrillation with high positive predictive value.
There is an increased risk of cardiac symptoms, but not cardiac arrhythmias, in patients using stimulants and quinolone antibiotics concomitantly.
Fresenius Kabi has announced the availability of Heparin Sodium Injection 5000 USP units per 0.5mL for anticoagulation.
Can atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter be accurately detected using a smartphone-operated single-lead electrocardiography device?
The FDA has approved the Prior Approval Supplement for Bretylium Tosylate Injection, allowing ANI Pharmaceuticals to market the once discontinued antiarrhythmic agent.
Echocardiographic derived mechanical dispersion is a simple to measure imaging biomarker that has a better predictive power of these events then left ventricular ejection fraction alone.
Findings show the need for studies addressing the role of anticoagulation therapy in postoperative atrial fibrillation after left-sided heart valve surgery.
American Indians have a higher risk for incident atrial fibrillation (AF) compared with all other racial and ethnic groups.