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  • How much is too much? Even moderate alcohol consumption is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation

    Jeudi, 10 janvier 2019 08:27:00 De: Sciencedaily Dernière modification: Mercredi, 23 janvier, 2019 - 20:43

    Excessive alcohol consumption is an established risk factor for atrial fibrillation (AF), but what are the effects of moderate and mild consumption on AF? In a new study, researchers showed that regular moderate alcohol consumption results in more electrical evidence of scarring and impairments in electrical signaling compared with non-drinkers and light drinkers.