Disparities in management of new-onset atrial fibrillation in the emergency department despite adherence to the current guidelines: data from a large metropolitan area.

@article{Buccelletti2011DisparitiesIM,
  title={Disparities in management of new-onset atrial fibrillation in the emergency department despite adherence to the current guidelines: data from a large metropolitan area.},
  author={Francesco Buccelletti and Salvatore di Somma and Alberto Galante and Francesco Pugliese and Filippo Alegiani and Giuliano Bertazzoni and Nicol{\'o} Gentiloni Silveri and Jacopo Maria Legramante and Francesco Franceschi},
  journal={Internal and emergency medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={149-56}
}
Atrial Fibrillation management is still a matter for debate. Past research has largely been based on the outpatient setting in which patients are followed during ambulatory visits. Very little data exist on the optimal management of AF in the Emergency Department (ED). This study investigated which factors drive different AF treatments in the ED, describing… CONTINUE READING