Fish oils prevent AF recurrence following PVI

Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence After Pulmonary Vein Isolation AUSTIN, TEXAS. Atrial fibrillation is a common sequel to coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG). In 2005 a team of Italian researchers reported that supplementation with... Read more »

Fish oil prevents atrial fibrillation

Fish Oil Contains EPA, DHA and DPA KUOPIO, FINLAND. The three most important components of fish oil are eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), and docosapentaenoic acid (DPA). Extensive research has established... Read more »

Prescription fish oil does not prevent AF recurrence

Atrial Fibrillation Recurrence and Fish Oil WYNNEWOOD, PENNSYLVANIA. Fish oils (notably eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid) have potent electrophysiological, autonomic nervous system modulating, and anti-inflammatory effects in atrial and ventricular tissue. Several... Read more »

Fish oil prevents atrial stunning

What is Atrial Stunning? MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA. Cardioversion and radiofrequency catheter ablation are often followed by a phenomenon known as atrial stunning. This condition involves a transient mechanical dysfunction of the left atrium... Read more »

Fish oil and atrial fibrillation

What is Atrial Fibrillation? PARKVILLE, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA. In common terms, atrial fibrillation is the most common irregular heartbeat (cardiac arrhythmia). Ectopic beats (heartbeats initiated at a location other than the sinoatrial node)... Read more »