Impact of adiposity on cardiovascular outcomes: an umbrella review and meta-analysis provides updated insights

The aim of this study was to investigate the causal relationship and evidence of an association between increased adiposity and the risk of incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) events or mortality.

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Impact of wearable devices on clinical outcomes and health care utilisation in AF patients

Summary taken directly from the American College of Cardiology  Quick Takes Patients with AF who use wearable devices for detection of AF are more than…

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NICE publishes updated clinical guideline on the diagnosis and management of atrial fibrillation

Key changes: Bleeding risk scoreNew NICE guideline recommends using the ORBIT bleeding risk score but equally recognises that existing bleeding risk scores may still be…

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Atrial fibrillation increases beat-to-beat variability of cerebral microcirculatory perfusion – a potential target for reducing long-term cognitive decline?

By Ahmed El-Medany This pioneering in vivo study by Saglietto et al investigated beat-to-beat microcirculatory perfusion during atrial fibrillation (AF) by using near-infrared spectroscopy to…

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