Racial disparities in awareness and treatment of atrial fibrillation: The REasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke (REGARDS) study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • Anticoagulants
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Continental Population Groups
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Stroke
  • Warfarin

abstract

  • Blacks were less likely than whites to be aware of having AF or to be treated with warfarin. Potential reasons for the racial disparity in warfarin treatment warrant further investigation.

publication date

  • April 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2885129

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.109.573907

PubMed ID

  • 20190000

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 581

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 41

number

  • 4