Prognosis in patients with atrial fibrillation and CHA2DS2-VASc Score = 0 in a community-based cohort study.

OBJECTIVES Patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and a CHA(2) DS(2) -VASc score = 0 have a very low risk of stroke and current guidelines even recommend no antithrombotic therapy to these patients. We investigated the rate and risk of adverse events and the impact of antithrombotic management in a community based cohort of AF patients with a CHA(2)DS(2… CONTINUE READING