An update on the prognosis of patients with atrial fibrillation
Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine; Meyers Primary Care Institute
Atrial Fibrillation; Stroke
Cardiology | Cardiovascular Diseases
In our brief review, we describe the most recently discovered prognostic factors related to Atrial Fibrillation (AF), discuss some new prognostic algorithms for estimating the risk from AF and its complications, and highlight that additional efforts are needed to prevent AF-related cardiovascular morbidity and mortality.
DOI of Published Version
Circulation. 2012 Sep 4;126(10):e143-6. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.129759.
McManus, David D.; Rienstra, Michael; and Benjamin, Emelia J., "An update on the prognosis of patients with atrial fibrillation" (2012). Cardiovascular Medicine Publications and Presentations. 85.