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Biomarkers and arrhythmia recurrence following radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation

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Talajic, Mario
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Published in The Journal of International Medical Research. 2018, vol. 46, no. 12, p. 5183-5194
Abstract Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia, and radiofrequency catheter ablation of AF (RCAAF) has become increasingly popular. Cardiac stress and inflammation have been associated with AF. This study was performed to determine whether the pre- or post-AF ablation levels of high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hs-CRP) and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) are predictive of AF recurrence.
Keywords Atrial Fibrillation/surgeryBiomarkers/bloodC-Reactive Protein/analysisFemaleFollow-Up StudiesHumansInflammation/blood/diagnosis/etiologyMaleMiddle AgedNatriuretic PeptideBrain/bloodPeptide Fragments/bloodPostoperative Complications/blood/diagnosis/etiologyPrognosisProspective StudiesRadiofrequency Ablation/adverse effectsRecurrenceRisk FactorsSurvival Rate
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CARBALLO, David et al. Biomarkers and arrhythmia recurrence following radiofrequency ablation of atrial fibrillation. In: The Journal of International Medical Research, 2018, vol. 46, n° 12, p. 5183-5194. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:121607

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