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Is atrial fibrillation associated with pulmonary embolism?

Published inJournal of thrombosis and haemostasis, vol. 10, no. 3, p. 347-351
Publication date2012

A pulmonary embolism (PE) is thought to be associated with atrial fibrillation (AF). Nevertheless, this association is based on weak data.

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Atrial Fibrillation/diagnosis/epidemiology
  • Chest Pain/epidemiology
  • Chi-Square Distribution
  • Dyspnea/epidemiology
  • Electrocardiography
  • Europe/epidemiology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Logistic Models
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Multicenter Studies as Topic
  • Multivariate Analysis
  • Odds Ratio
  • Prevalence
  • Pulmonary Embolism/epidemiology/radiography
  • Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Citation (ISO format)
GEX, Grégoire et al. Is atrial fibrillation associated with pulmonary embolism? In: Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis, 2012, vol. 10, n° 3, p. 347–351. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2011.04608.x
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ISSN of the journal1538-7836

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