New-onset atrial fibrillation is associated with cardiovascular events leading to death in a first time myocardial infarction population of 89,703 patients with long-term follow-up: a nationwide study. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Myocardial Infarction

abstract

  • New-onset AF after first-time MI is associated with increased mortality, which is largely explained by more cardiovascular deaths. Focus on the prognostic impact of post-infarct AF is warranted.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3959680

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/JAHA.113.000382

PubMed ID

  • 24449803

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e000382

volume

  • 3

number

  • 1