Perioperative atrial fibrillation and the long-term risk of ischemic stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Stroke
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative

abstract

  • Among patients hospitalized for surgery, perioperative atrial fibrillation was associated with an increased long-term risk of ischemic stroke, especially following noncardiac surgery.

publication date

  • August 13, 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4277813

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/jama.2014.9143

PubMed ID

  • 25117130

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 616

end page

  • 22

volume

  • 312

number

  • 6