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Depression and anxiety in AFib patients

Around 1/3 of atrial fibrillation patients have elevated levels of depression and anxiety.

Thrall, G, GYH Lip, D Carroll, and D Lane. Depression, Anxiety, and Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Chest. 2007; 132(4): 1259-64. http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleid=1085462

Reference

Title
Depression, Anxiety, and Quality of Life in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation
Publication
Chest
Publication Date
2007
Authors
Thrall, G, GYH Lip, D Carroll, and D Lane
Volume & Issue
Volume 132, Issue 4
Pages
1259-64
URL
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  • Human Burden

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