Dissecting the etiology of atrial fibrillation: A population perspective on risk factors and sex differences

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Abstract

In this thesis we examined various risk factors and sex differences and their influence on the atrial fibrillation development in the general population. We found that vascular-, cardiac autonomic-, inflammatory-, traditional-, novel-, and sex-specific risk factors are implicated in the etiology of atrial fibrillation.
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Erasmus University Rotterdam
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Ikram, Arfan, Supervisor
  • Kavousi, Maryam, Co-supervisor
Award date30 May 2023
Place of PublicationRotterdam
Print ISBNs978-94-6469-310-2
Publication statusPublished - 30 May 2023

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