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Veen, Danny (author), Verbeek, Eva C. (author), Kavousi, Maryam (author), Huigen, Jos (author), Mijnen-Schra, Annet (author), Cocchieri, Riccardo (author), Khan, Muchtiar (author), de Groot, N.M.S. (author)
Background: Prior studies demonstrated that female sex is associated with arrhythmia recurrence after endovascular pulmonary vein isolation (PVI). However, it is unknown if the sexes differ in outcome after video assisted thoracoscopic (VATS) PVI. The aim of this study was therefore to compare characteristics of recurrent AF episodes in a...
journal article 2023
St. Pierre, Sarah R. (author), Peirlinck, M. (author), Kuhl, Ellen (author)
Cardiovascular disease in women remains under-diagnosed and under-treated. Recent studies suggest that this is caused, at least in part, by the lack of sex-specific diagnostic criteria. While it is widely recognized that the female heart is smaller than the male heart, it has long been ignored that it also has a different microstructural...
review 2022