ASIAN-HF: ‘Striking’ ethnic differences in AF prevalence among Asians
While the clinical risk factors for atrial fibrillation (AF) and its associated adverse outcomes are similar across ethnicities in Asia, AF is more common in some ethnic groups than the others, reveal the latest data from the ASIAN-HF* registry.
Cannabis use ups physical violence in youths
Use of cannabis is moderately associated with physical violence, and this association remains significant regardless of study design and adjustment for confounding factors, such as socioeconomic factors and other substance use, suggests a study.
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