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Stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation

Stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation

Publication date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Contributor(s): Chris Arden

The prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF), together with the condition’s associated stroke and systemic thromboembolic risk, is increasing significantly. Fortunately, there are clear, evidence-based clinical guidelines and risk stratification tools, to ensure that patients can make informed choices about optimising their treatment and care.

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Produced in collaboration with Public Health England and NHS England who contributed towards content. BHR contributed towards the publication funding but had no role in design or content. Final editorial control rests with the authors and editors.
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 14, Number 1, January 2018
Print edition page(s): S21-S23
Contributor(s): Chris Arden

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