Atrial fibrillation and heart failure in cardiology practice: reciprocal impact and combined management from the perspective of atrial fibrillation: results of the Euro Heart Survey on atrial fibrillation.

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OBJECTIVES Our aim was to identify shortcomings in the management of patients with both atrial fibrillation (AF) and heart failure (HF). BACKGROUND AF and HF often coincide in cardiology practice, and they are known to worsen each other's prognosis, but little is known about the quality of care of this combination. METHODS In the observational Euro… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2009.01.055

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@article{Nieuwlaat2009AtrialFA, title={Atrial fibrillation and heart failure in cardiology practice: reciprocal impact and combined management from the perspective of atrial fibrillation: results of the Euro Heart Survey on atrial fibrillation.}, author={Robby Nieuwlaat and Luc W.M. Eurlings and John G. F. Cleland and Stuart M. Cobbe and Panos E. Vardas and Alessandro Capucci and Jos{\'e} Lu{\'i}s L{\'o}pez-Send{\'o}n and Joan Gerard Meeder and Yigal M. Pinto and Harry J. Crijns}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={2009}, volume={53 18}, pages={1690-8} }