Cost-effectiveness of outpatient cardiac monitoring to detect atrial fibrillation after ischemic stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Electrocardiography, Ambulatory
  • Stroke

abstract

  • By identifying patients with paroxysmal atrial fibrillation who will benefit from anticoagulation, outpatient cardiac monitoring is cost-effective after ischemic stroke over a wide range of model inputs. The optimal duration and method of monitoring is unknown.

publication date

  • July 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.110.582437

PubMed ID

  • 20508188

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1514

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 41

number

  • 7