The study revealed that, after non-large-artery stroke, three 10-day Holter-electrocardiograms (ECGs) increased the detection rate of atrial fibrillation by 9% compared with standard care involving only one 24 hour Holter-ECG.
As a consumer, you’re probably aware of some of the side effects of your common over-the-counter pain killers. You take precautionary methods to protect yourself, such as only ever taking ibuprofen with food to avoid stomach ulcers. But what about the side effects you can’t prevent with a little lining of the stomach?
Atrial Fibrillation: heard much about it? It’s hugely common, yet rarely diagnosed in a proactive fashion. And if you, or someone you are close to, are over 65 years of age, undiagnosed AF can be fatal.