Atrial fibrillation in the elderly: A review

Faisal Siddiqi, Timm Dickfeld

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Abstract

This article is the third in a continuing series on cardiovascular issues in the older adult. The second article in the series, "Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Orthostatic Hypotension," was published in the April issue of Clinical Geriatrics. The remaining articles in the series, to be published in future issues of the Journal, will discuss such topics as heart failure, peripheral arterial disease, hypertension, and devices for heart rhythm disorders.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)34-40
Number of pages7
JournalClinical Geriatrics
Volume19
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2011
Externally publishedYes

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Orthostatic Hypotension
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Geriatrics
Atrial Fibrillation
Heart Failure
Hypertension
Equipment and Supplies
Therapeutics

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  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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Siddiqi, F., & Dickfeld, T. (2011). Atrial fibrillation in the elderly: A review. Clinical Geriatrics, 19(5), 34-40.

Atrial fibrillation in the elderly : A review. / Siddiqi, Faisal; Dickfeld, Timm.

In: Clinical Geriatrics, Vol. 19, No. 5, 05.2011, p. 34-40.

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Siddiqi, F & Dickfeld, T 2011, 'Atrial fibrillation in the elderly: A review', Clinical Geriatrics, vol. 19, no. 5, pp. 34-40.
Siddiqi F, Dickfeld T. Atrial fibrillation in the elderly: A review. Clinical Geriatrics. 2011 May;19(5):34-40.
Siddiqi, Faisal ; Dickfeld, Timm. / Atrial fibrillation in the elderly : A review. In: Clinical Geriatrics. 2011 ; Vol. 19, No. 5. pp. 34-40.
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