Subclinical atrial fibrillation: A new entity and what it means?

Peter Ott

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New device technologies allow for detection of clinically silent atrial fibrillation. This new entity has been associated with increased risk for stroke, even if detected for only relatively brief time periods. Current practice guidelines do not provide recommendations on how to approach this new clinical entity.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)773-774
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Electrocardiology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 1 2016
Externally publishedYes


  • Anticoagulation
  • Subclinical atrial fibrillation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine


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