Atrial fibrillation is stronger risk factor for heart disease in women.

  • Published 2016 in Nursing older people

Abstract

Atrial fibrillation is associated with an increased risk of stroke, and a growing body of literature suggests that women and men experience risk factors differently. Smoking and diabetes are associated with greater risk of coronary heart disease in women than in men, for example, while diabetes is associated with a greater risk of stroke in women than in… (More)
DOI: 10.7748/nop.28.3.13.s16

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@article{2016AtrialFI, title={Atrial fibrillation is stronger risk factor for heart disease in women.}, author={}, journal={Nursing older people}, year={2016}, volume={28 3}, pages={13} }