[Treatment of atrial fibrillation: a persistent dilemma].

  title={[Treatment of atrial fibrillation: a persistent dilemma].},
  author={Ram{\'o}n L Corbal{\'a}n},
  journal={Revista medica de Chile},
  volume={126 6},
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia. Increased life expectancy will result in a higher prevalence of AF. Treatment of AF constitutes a persistent medical dilemma. Different multicenter trials have confirmed that oral anticoagulant therapy is the best choice for the prevention of systemic embolism. It must be recognized… CONTINUE READING