Delayed Detection of Atrial Fibrillation after Ischemic Stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Electrocardiography
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Delayed detection of AF was common in this large cohort of patients carefully monitored after ischemic stroke. Current methods of screening may fail to detect underlying paroxysmal AF in a substantial proportion of patients.

publication date

  • November 2009

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jstrokecerebrovasdis.2009.01.012

PubMed ID

  • 19900647

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 453

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 18

number

  • 6