Authors performed a systematic review of current evidence for the use of the Atrial Fibrillation Better Care (ABC) pathway and its effect on clinical outcomes.
The efficacy of postoperative bridging with dalteparin vs placebo was evaluated in those with AF or mechanical heart valves when warfarin is temporarily interrupted for a surgical procedure.
Each additional cup of habitual coffee consumed reduced the risk of incident arrhythmia by 3%.
For Medicare beneficiaries with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs), physical activity (PA) is associated with a reduction in all-cause mortality.
docosahexaenoic acid affected the risk for incident atrial fibrillation.
For older adults with atrial fibrillation, apixaban is associated with lower rates of adverse events than warfarin across all frailty levels.
Higher amounts of habitual coffee intake are associated with a reduced risk for arrhythmia.
Researchers sought to determine the relationship between thyroid hormone treatment intensity and the incidence of atrial fibrillation and stroke.
Risk greater in athletes younger than 55 years and among those participating in mixed sport versus endurance sport.
Current alcohol consumption was associated with higher risk for ischemic stroke among patients with atrial fibrillation.