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Atrial fibrillation in the elderly 

Atrial fibrillation in the elderly
Chapter:
Atrial fibrillation in the elderly
Author(s):

Rosaire Gray

and Louise Pack

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199570591.003.0007
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date: 23 February 2020

Epidemiology

Definition

Classification

Pathophysiology

Clinical features

Management of the patient with AF

Drugs used to treat AF in the elderly

Rhythm control for AF in the elderly

Non-phamocological management of AF

Bradycardia and AF

Thrombo-embolic prophylaxis

Alternatives to warfarin and the future

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