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Publication Name World Journal of Cardiology
Manuscript ID 47429
Country of Manuscript Source Italy
Specialty Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Manuscript type Review
Article Title Red blood cell distribution width: A marker of anisocytosis potentially associated with atrial fibrillation
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Giuseppe Lippi, Gianfranco Cervellin and Fabian Sanchis-Gomar
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Fabian Sanchis-Gomar, MD, Research Scientist, Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Valencia and INCLIVA Biomedical Research Institute, Av. Blasco Ibañez, 15, Valencia 46010, Spain. fabian.sanchis@uv.es
Keywords Atrial fibrillation; Arrhythmia; Erythrocytes; Red blood cell distribution width; ;
Core Tip This critical review of the scientific literature aims to investigate the potential clinical significance of red blood cell distribution width (RDW) in atrial fibrillation (AF). We concluded that an enhanced RDW value is not only a predictive factor and a marker of AF but its measurement may also be helpful for predicting the risk of developing many adverse complications in patients with AF, such as recurrence and duration of AF, hospitalization for heart failure, bleeding, left atrial thrombosis and stasis, thromboembolic events and mortality.
Citation Lippi G, Cervellin G, Sanchis-Gomar F. Red blood cell distribution width: A marker of anisocytosis potentially associated with atrial fibrillation. World J Cardiol 2019; In press
Received
2019-03-14 02:07
Peer-Review Started
2019-03-15 01:49
To Make the First Decision
2019-08-06 07:01
Return for Revision
2019-08-20 01:19
Revised
2019-09-27 18:31
Second Decision
2019-10-18 07:38
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2019-10-18 23:11
Articles in Press
2019-10-18 23:11
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ISSN 1949-8462 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article that was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
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Assistant Editor Xiang Li
Science Editor Ying Dou
Reviewer Code 03722832, 00227375, and 02446542
Editorial Director Ruo-Yu Ma
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Na Ma
Language Editor
Electronic Editor
Responsible Electronic Editor
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Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editor-in-Chief Lian-Sheng Ma
Manuscript File 47429-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 47429-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 47429-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 47429-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 47429-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Peer-review Report 47429-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 47429-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 47429-Scientific editor work list.pdf