Long-term alcohol and caffeine intake and risk of sudden cardiac death in women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


The American journal of clinical nutrition, Volume 97, Issue 6, p.1356-63 (2013)


2013, Center-Authored Paper, May 2013, Nutrition Assessment Core Facility, Public Health Sciences Division


Alcohol and caffeine intakes may play a role in the development of sudden cardiac death (SCD) because of their effects on cholesterol, blood pressure, heart rate variability, and inflammation.