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Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine (ISSN 2639-6807)

Atrial fibrillation

Image showing the difference between normal heartbeat and atrial fibrillation heartbeat.
Atrial Fibrillation-Irregular Heartbeat

Atrial Fibrillation is an irregular rapid heartbeat which increases the risk of stroke, heart failure, and many other heart related complications. This may lead to clotting of blood forming in the heart which circulates to other organs which ultimately leading to blocked blood flow commonly called as ischemia.
During this atrial fibrillation, the upper chambers of heart known as atria beats chaotically and irregularly without any coordination with the other two lower chambers called ventricles of the heart.

Symptoms of Atrial fibrillation:

People with Atrial fibrillation do not show any specific symptoms and are unaware of their condition until it is discovered during a physical examination. Some of the signs and symptoms of this atrial fibrillation are

·         Palpitations

·         Weakness

·         Reduced Ability to exercise

·         Fatigue

·         Lightheadedness

·         Dizziness

·         Confusion

·         Shortness of breath

·         Chest pain.

Atrial Fibrillation may be occasional, persistent, long standing persistent, permanent.

Complications of atrial fibrillation may lead to stroke, and heart failure.

To prevent atrial fibrillation, a healthy life style should be maintained such as avoiding smoking, reducing stress, limiting the alcohol or caffeine, reducing the stress.

A family history of atrial fibrillation may increase the risk of atrial fibrillation; four types of genetic disorders are associated with atrial fibrillation.

The Cardiology research journals like Clinical Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine running by Edelweiss publications accepts all the research work, commentaries, review articles, many more articles related to atrial fibrillation.

Editorial Board List

Consultant Intervention Cardiologist
Paras HMRI Hospital
India

Cardiologist
Sabah Al Ahmad Cardiac Center
Al-Amiri Hospital, MOH
Kuwait

Health Affairs Department
Dubai Health Authority
Dubai
UAE
Head of the Department of Ischaemic Heart Disease
Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kaunas Clinics
Lithuania

Cardiac Surgeon 
Niguarda Hospital of Milan
Italy

Walid M Hassan
Director
Cardiovascular Center of Excellence
International Medical Center, Jeddah
Saudi Arabia

Dr. Salah A Mohamed
Associate Professor
Department of Cardiac and Thoracic Vascular Surgery
University of SH- Campus Luebeck, Germany

Claudio de Lucia
Center for Translational Medicine
Temple University School of Medicine
USA

Director of the Centre of Arrhythmology and Electrophysiology
Paideia Hospital
Rome, Italy

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