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Arrhythmias in men is foolishness

November 13 2006

These health survey conducted by American scientists showed that men with a history of cardiac arrhythmias not only threaten the life-threatening ailments, but also reduced mental capacity.

One of the leading sponsors of scientific treatise Dr. Merrill Elias of Boston University in the United States announced that, while increasing the risk of cardiac arrhythmia the occurrence of strokes, heart attacks and, ultimately, may lead to the death of a man at the same time, this condition affects on the patient's mental capacity.

Researchers, he said, linked the "many factors" for the suffering heart arrhythmia, mental decline, including not recognized in time stroke, damage to the cerebral cortex, the decline in cardiac performance. Dr. Elias and his colleagues conducted a comparative analysis of 59 cases with cardiac arrhythmia with those 952 men with a normal heartbeat.

Takes into account the age and educational level of subjects. As a result, the first group were depressed abstract thinking, visual, verbal (verbal) memory, attention, ability to analyze and to perform functions on rukodyaschih posts. Reportedly Izvestia

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