mortality, risk excess associated to AF
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
J Am Coll Cardiol. 2007 Mar 6;49(9):986-92 Cohorts
IN atrial fibrillation, mortality The Use of
mortality, risk excess associated to AF
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
-
To know AF increases risk of death (HR 1,66 compared with general population), specially in the 4 months after diagnosis (HR 9.5)
Circulation. 1998 Sep 8;98(10):946-52 Cohorts
IN StudyID: Benjamin 1998, atrial fibrillation, mortality The Use of
mortality, risk excess associated to AF
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
-
To AF was associated with an OR for death of 1.5 to 1.9 (men - women) after adjustment for several factors