Physical activity and atrial fibrillation

Source: Heart, Online First 23rd September 2013

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: September 2013

Publication type: Editorial

In a nutshell: A recent review of the evidence suggested a link between endurance training and an increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF). This editorial examines the evidence but points out that AF is only one facet of health and that increasing levels of physical activity can improve health and reduce mortality.

Length of publication: 1 page

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text. Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

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