Gender differences in the management and outcome of atrial fibrillation complicating acute heart failure.

@article{Gevaert2014GenderDI,
  title={Gender differences in the management and outcome of atrial fibrillation complicating acute heart failure.},
  author={Sofie A Gevaert and Dirk D De Bacquer and Anne-Marie Willems and Barbara Vande Kerckhove and Caroline D Weytjens and Guy Van Camp and Johan De Sutter},
  journal={Journal of cardiac failure},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={431-7}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about sex differences in the prevalence, treatment, and outcome of atrial fibrillation complicating acute heart failure. METHODS AND RESULTS Among 957 patients (429 women, 528 men), included in the BIO-HF registry, 45.2% (n = 194) of the women and 45.1% (n = 238) of the men were admitted with atrial fibrillation. The primary end… CONTINUE READING