Atrial fibrillation and anabolic steroid abuse

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

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Abstract

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
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume117
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 25 Apr 2007

Keywords

  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Illicit drug use

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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