Antihypertensive control and new-onset atrial fibrillation: Results from the Swedish Primary Care Cardiovascular Database (SPCCD)

Georgios Mourtzinis, Linus Schiöler, Thomas Kahan, Kristina Bengtsson Boström, Per Hjerpe, Jan Hasselström, Karin Manhem
  • European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, May 2017, SAGE Publications
  • DOI: 10.1177/2047487317708266

What is it about?

Lower blood pressure level among hypertensive patients found to be associated with lower risk of new-onset atrial fibrillation.

Why is it important?

Blood pressure control in hypertensive patients may prevent development of atrial fibrillation

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2047487317708266

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