Relationship of Age With Stroke and Death in Anticoagulated Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation: AMADEUS Trial.

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The prevalence of atrial fibrillation increases with age, but age-specific data on the incidence of stroke and death in anticoagulated patients with atrial fibrillation are more limited, particularly with regard to comparisons of relative risks of clinical outcomes between the different age strata in relation to quality of… CONTINUE READING