Incidence and prognostic significance of new onset atrial fibrillation/flutter in acute pericarditis.

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OBJECTIVE Data on the incidence of new onset atrial fibrillation and flutter (AF/f) in patients with acute pericarditis are limited. We sought to determine the incidence and prognostic significance of AF/f in this setting. METHODS Between January 2006 and June 2014, consecutive new cases of acute pericarditis were included in two urban referral centres… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/heartjnl-2014-307398

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@article{Imazio2015IncidenceAP, title={Incidence and prognostic significance of new onset atrial fibrillation/flutter in acute pericarditis.}, author={Massimo Imazio and Georgios A Lazaros and Elisa Picardi and Panagiotis Vasileiou and Fabrizio Orlando and Mara Carraro and Dimitris L Tsiachris and Charalambos Vlachopoulos and Georgios A Georgiopoulos and Dimitris Tousoulis and Riccardo Belli and Fiorenzo Gaita}, journal={Heart}, year={2015}, volume={101 18}, pages={1463-7} }