• Incidence, prevalence, and antithrombotic management of atrial fibrillation in elderly Germans.

      Ohlmeier, Christoph; Mikolajczyk, Rafael T; Haverkamp, Wilhelm; Garbe, Edeltraut; Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS, Achterstraße 30, D - 28359 Bremen, Germany. (2013-10)
      Data on the epidemiology of atrial fibrillation (AF) and its antithrombotic management in elderly populations are scarce. The aims of this study were to estimate the incidence and prevalence of AF in the elderly in Germany and to describe antithrombotic management of AF cases.