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ATRIAL FIBROSIS IS A MORPHOLOGICAL BASIS OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION

https://doi.org/10.20996/1819-6446-2013-9-4-417-419

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Abstract

Mechanisms of atrial fibrosis including the role of serotonin in the development of this lesion in patients with atrial fibrillation are presented. New approaches to the treatment of atrial fibrillation aimed at atrial fibrosis reduction are discussed.

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O. M. Drapkina
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Moscow
Russian Federation


A. V. Emelyanov
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Moscow
Russian Federation


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Drapkina O.M., Emelyanov A.V. ATRIAL FIBROSIS IS A MORPHOLOGICAL BASIS OF ATRIAL FIBRILLATION. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2013;9(4):417-419. (In Russ.) https://doi.org/10.20996/1819-6446-2013-9-4-417-419

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