Women being treated for AF are less likely to be prescribed appropriate antithrombotic therapy than male patients, a Tasmanian study shows. A retrospective study of 2090 patients (44.7% female) treated for AF at the Royal Hobart Hospital between 2011-2015 found that female patients with a high stroke risk were significantly less likely to receive guideline-recommended ...
Female AF patients less likely to receive stroke thromboprophylaxis
By Michael Woodhead
11 Feb 2020