Published in Women's Health Weekly, June 7th, 2001
"We found that warfarin - an effective therapy for the prevention of stroke caused by atrial fibrillation - remains underused, particularly in elderly women," says Karin H. Humphries, DSc, lead author of the study. "Gender differences in coronary artery disease have received considerable attention but few studies have dealt with gender differences in arrhythmias."
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is triggered when the...
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