Prevalence of coronary artery disease assessed by multislice computed tomography coronary angiography in patients with paroxysmal or persistent atrial fibrillation.

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BACKGROUND Although atrial fibrillation (AF) has been linked to underlying coronary artery disease (CAD), data supporting this association have been based on ECG and clinical history for the definition of CAD rather than direct visualization of atherosclerosis. METHODS AND RESULTS The prevalence of CAD among patients with paroxysmal or persistent AF and… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.108.795328

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