News tagged with fibrillation

Related topics: patients · heart failure · atrial fibrillation · stroke

No statins before heart surgery, study suggests

(HealthDay)—Taking cholesterol-lowering statins right before heart surgery, once touted as a way to prevent common postoperative complications, has no benefit and may even cause harm, a new study suggests.

May 05, 2016
popularity56 comments 0


Fibrillation is the rapid, irregular, and unsynchronized contraction of muscle fibers. An important occurrence is with regards to the heart.

This text uses material from Wikipedia, licensed under CC BY-SA

Subscribe to rss feed