Integrated patient-centred, nurse-driven, physician-supervised AF-Clinics are associated with a reduction in all cause mortality and should be widely implemented, researchers say. Their post-hoc analysis of a Dutch study, which randomised 712 patients to either a specialised AF clinic or usual care, found all-cause mortality rates of 3.7% versus 8.1% respectively. The original study had reported ...
Nurse-led AF clinics have better outcomes
By Mardi Chapman
5 Sep 2019