Vascular Biology in Clinical Practice © Vol. 5, No. 3
• Atrial fibrillation and thromboembolism: Implications for stroke prevention
This monograph, Atrial fibrillation and thromboembolism: Implications for stroke prevention
, is offered as part of a series of continuing medical education programs from the University of Florida College of Medicine. Co-editors are Carl J. Pepine, MD, University of Florida College of Medicine and Albert L. Waldo, MD, Case Western Reserve University.
Atrial fibrillation, the most common arrhythmia seen in clinical practice, is an important cause of embolic stroke. The purpose of this monograph is to examine the mechanisms of atrial fibrillation-related stroke and the role of current and emerging anticoagulant therapies.
The contents of this monograph express the views of the individual contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views or recommendations of the University of Florida College of Medicine,
Case Western Reserve University, or the publisher. The reader is
advised to consult the full prescribing information for all medications prior to use.
Supported by an educational grant from AstraZeneca.
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