Atrial fibrillation in trauma patients requiring intensive care


To evaluate the incidence and risk factors of atrial fibrillation (AF) in trauma patients. Prospective observational study in a surgical intensive care unit (ICU). All trauma patients admitted in the surgical ICU except those who had AF at admission. AF occurred in 16/293 patients (5.5%). AF patients were older, had a higher number of regions traumatized… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00134-005-0032-2


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