atrial fibrillation, lone (no structural heart disease)
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Circulation. 2007 Jun 19;115(24):3050-6 Cohorts
IN atrial fibrillation, lone (no structural heart disease) The Use of
knowing natural history
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
no comparison here
To predict long-term (30 years) evolution : 30% progressed to permanent AF, mortality similar to general population, heart failure and stroke more frequent than general pop. but less than other AF, linked to HTA and comorbidities.