Atrial fibrillation and anabolic steroid abuse

Dennis H. Lau, Martin K. Stiles, Bobby John, Shashidhar, Glenn D. Young, Prashanthan Sanders

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Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained arrhythmia to occur in humans. Several predisposing substrates such as increasing age, heart failure, hypertension and valvular heart disease have been identified. The use of illicit drugs as the substrate for AF is not frequently recognized. Crown

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e86-e87
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished or Issued - 25 Apr 2007


  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Illicit drug use

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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