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Obesity is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation among fertile young women: a nationwide cohort study

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@article{455998ac5999482eb841cf607fb0675f,
title = "Obesity is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation among fertile young women: a nationwide cohort study",
abstract = "Obesity has been associated with increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF), but whether this risk is also prevalent in younger individuals is unknown. We therefore investigated the risk of AF in relation to body mass index (BMI) among young fertile women.",
author = "Deniz Karasoy and Jensen, {Thomas Bo} and Hansen, {Morten Lock} and Michelle Schmiegelow and Morten Lamberts and Gislason, {Gunnar Hilmar} and Jim Hansen and Christian Torp-Pedersen and Olesen, {Jonas Bjerring}",
year = "2013",
month = "6",
doi = "10.1093/europace/eus422",
language = "English",
volume = "15",
pages = "781--6",
journal = "Europace",
issn = "1099-5129",
publisher = "Oxford University Press",
number = "6",

}

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Obesity is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation among fertile young women

T2 - a nationwide cohort study

AU - Karasoy, Deniz

AU - Jensen, Thomas Bo

AU - Hansen, Morten Lock

AU - Schmiegelow, Michelle

AU - Lamberts, Morten

AU - Gislason, Gunnar Hilmar

AU - Hansen, Jim

AU - Torp-Pedersen, Christian

AU - Olesen, Jonas Bjerring

PY - 2013/6

Y1 - 2013/6

N2 - Obesity has been associated with increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF), but whether this risk is also prevalent in younger individuals is unknown. We therefore investigated the risk of AF in relation to body mass index (BMI) among young fertile women.

AB - Obesity has been associated with increased risk of atrial fibrillation (AF), but whether this risk is also prevalent in younger individuals is unknown. We therefore investigated the risk of AF in relation to body mass index (BMI) among young fertile women.

U2 - 10.1093/europace/eus422

DO - 10.1093/europace/eus422

M3 - Journal article

VL - 15

SP - 781

EP - 786

JO - Europace

JF - Europace

SN - 1099-5129

IS - 6

ER -

ID: 38733385