Tag: Atrial Fibrillation: Minimizing Stroke Risk

Atrial Fibrillation: Minimizing Stroke Risk

Atrial Fibrillation: Minimizing Stroke Risk

Picking up where we left off last week, we now turn to the most serious aspect of atrial fibrillation—that it can cause a stroke. And, as I indicated previously, strokes occur in people with atrial fibrillation whether they are aware of the atrial fibrillation or not. In fact, when looking at people older than 55 who have had a stroke with no…

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