Low-Level Vitamin D Is Associated with Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Chronic Heart Failure


BELEN E., AYKAN A. C. , KALAYCıOĞLU E., SUNGUR M. A. , SUNGUR A., Cetin M.

ADVANCES IN CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE, vol.25, no.1, pp.51-57, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.17219/acem/34690
  • Title of Journal : ADVANCES IN CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.51-57

Abstract

Background. Atrial fibrillation (AF) frequently accompanies heart failure (HF), and causes exacerbation of symptoms and treatment failure in such patients. Vitamin D was recently suggested to be an important mediator of cardiovascular disease, including HF.