Left atrial appendage occlusion versus standard medical care in patients with atrial fibrillation and intracerebral haemorrhage: a propensity score-matched follow-up study

EuroIntervention 2017;13:371-378 published online May 2017. DOI: 10.4244/EIJ-D-17-00201

Jens Nielsen-Kudsk
Jens Erik Nielsen-Kudsk1*, MD, DMSc; Søren Paaske Johnsen2, MD, PhD; Per Wester3, MD, PhD; Dorte Damgaard4, MD, PhD; Juhani Airaksinen5, MD, PhD; Juha Lund5, MD; Ole De Backer6, MD, PhD; Sami Pakarinen7, MD, PhD; Jacob Odenstedt8, MD, PhD; Saila Vikman9, MD, PhD; Magnus Settergren10, MD, PhD; Ole Kongstad11, MD, PhD; Mårten Rosenqvist12, MD, PhD; Derk W. Krieger13, MD, PhD
1. Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Aarhus, Denmark; 2. Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark; 3. Stroke Center, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, and D

Aims: The aim of this study was to investigate the prognosis in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) having a left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO)

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