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Atrial fibrillation as a cause of death increased steeply in England between 1995 and 2010.

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AIMS: To report trends in mortality rates for atrial fibrillation/flutter (AF), using all the certified causes of death mentioned on death certificates (conventionally known as 'mentions') as well as the underlying cause of death, in the national population of England (1995-2010) and in a regional population with longer coverage of all-mentions mortality (1979-2010). METHODS AND RESULTS: Analysis of death registration data in England and in the Oxford record linkage study. In England between ...

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10.1093/europace/eut388

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Duncan, ME More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology
Volume:
16
Issue:
6
Pages:
797-802
Publication date:
2014-06-05
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EISSN:
1532-2092
ISSN:
1099-5129
URN:
uuid:6e43dd8e-2492-4334-b8e0-693b1f1462a0
Source identifiers:
445745
Local pid:
pubs:445745

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