Baseline functional status as the strongest predictor of in-hospital mortality in elderly patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation: Results of the NONAVASC registry

Published: 24 September 2017
Author(s): A. Gullón, F. Formiga, M. Camafort, J.M. Mostaza, J. Díez-Manglano, J.M. Cepeda, I. Novo-Veleiro, A. Pose, C. Suárez Fernández, NONAVASC study group. Vascular Risk Group of the Spanish Society of Internal Medicine
Section: Original article

Atrial fibrillation (AF) has been associated with higher mortality. We aimed to identify the baseline predictors of in-hospital mortality among elderly patients with non-valvular AF (NVAF) hospitalised for any reason.