Short-term secondhand smoke exposure decreases heart rate variability and increases arrhythmia susceptibility in mice

Exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS), a major indoor air pollutant, is linked to increased cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, including cardiac arrhythmias. However, the mechanisms underlying the epidemiological findings are not…

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Exposure to Traffic and the Onset of Myocardial

Background An association between exposure to vehicular traffic in urban areas and the exacerbation of cardiovascular disease has been suggested in previous studies. This study was designed to assess whether…

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