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Time trends in atrial fibrillation-associated stroke and premorbid anticoagulation

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Background and Purpose

Prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF) is increasing, but the impact on overall burden of stroke is uncertain, as is the proportion that could be attributed to under anticoagulation. We did a population-based study of AF-associated stroke and a systematic review of time trends in other stroke incidence studies and of rates of premorbid anticoagulation.

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The proportion of incident strokes with associated AF was determined in the OXVASC...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1161/strokeaha.118.022249

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Oxford college:
St Edmund Hall
Role:
Author
Publisher:
American Heart Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Stroke Journal website
Volume:
50
Issue:
1
Publication date:
2018-11-29
Acceptance date:
2018-10-12
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Pmid:
30580714
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:955143
UUID:
uuid:393d0513-406a-4952-9e3f-fec4a2f4662b
Local pid:
pubs:955143
Deposit date:
2019-01-11

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