A survey of subjects with present or previous atrial fibrillation in a Swedish community.

@article{Wndell2001ASO,
  title={A survey of subjects with present or previous atrial fibrillation in a Swedish community.},
  author={Per W{\"a}ndell},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of primary health care},
  year={2001},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={20-4}
}
  • Per Wändell
  • Published 2001 in Scandinavian journal of primary health care
OBJECTIVE A study of subjects with known atrial fibrillation (AF) in a Swedish community. DESIGN A survey of subjects with present, or previous, AF (at 30 September 1998) identified through medical records. SETTING A community in the Stockholm Metropolitan area. RESULTS Altogether 230 subjects, mean age 73 years, with a history of AF were identified (140 men and 90 women). One-hundred-and-forty-nine patients were identified as having chronic, irreversible AF (65%). Of those with chronic… CONTINUE READING

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