Risk profiles for acute health events after incident atrial fibrillation in patients with end-stage renal disease on hemodialysis.
Selzman Institute for Kidney Health, Section of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA.
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
Center for Biomedical Informatics Research, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA.
Kidney Research Institute, Division of Nephrology, University of Nephrology, Seattle, WA, USA.
Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, CA, USA.
- Published Article
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation
Oxford University Press
- Publication Date
Nov 13, 2017
AF was strongly associated with increased risks of ischemic stroke, MI and death, with risks highest soon after AF diagnosis but extending beyond 90 days.
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