Association between Obesity and Heart Failure and Related Atrial Fibrillation: Patient-Level Data Comparisons of Two Cohort Studies

CONCLUSION: Obesity was associated with an increased risk of HF and HF-related AF in both Korean and UK populations. The higher incidence in the UK population was likely due to the higher proportion of obese individuals.PMID:38154475 | DOI:10.3349/ymj.2023.0264
Source: Yonsei Medical Journal - Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Source Type: research