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Anticoagulation Therapy for Stroke Prevention

AF and stroke

Read time: 60 mins
Last updated:24th Nov 2021
Published:24th Nov 2021

Atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia, and strokes seem to be becoming more prevalent1–3. Discover more on the:

  • Increased risk of stroke in AF patients
  • Increasing prevalence and burden of AF and stroke
  • Pathophysiology of stroke in AF4

Atrial fibrillation: an important stroke risk factor

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Epidemiology of stroke and atrial fibrillation

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Classification of atrial fibrillation 

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Pathophysiology of atrial fibrillation

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Burden of atrial fibrillation

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References

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