TITLE

Warfarin use among ambulatory patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation: The anticoagulation

AUTHOR(S)
Go, Alan S.; Hylek, Elaine M.
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Annals of Internal Medicine;12/21/99, Vol. 131 Issue 12, p927
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Assesses the rates and predictors of warfarin use in ambulatory patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation. Prevalence and determinants of warfarin use; Risk factor for stroke; Necessity of interventions to increase use of warfarin.
ACCESSION #
2631468

 

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