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Prevalence of silent vascular brain lesions among patients with atrial fibrillation and no known history of stroke

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Doctor Steffen Blum

University Hospital Basel, Basel (Switzerland)
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Atrial fibrillation - Detection, treatment, outcomes

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25 August - 29 August 2018

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