Outcomes Associated With Familial Versus Nonfamilial Atrial Fibrillation: A Matched Nationwide Cohort Study [Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology]

ConclusionsAlthough family history of AF is associated with increased likelihood for development of AF, once AF developed, long‐term risks of death and thromboembolic complications were similar in familial and nonfamilial AF patients.
Source: JAHA:Journal of the American Heart Association - Category: Cardiology Authors: Tags: Atrial Fibrillation, Epidemiology Original Research Source Type: research