Atrial fibrillation screening in general practice

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605690
Title:
Atrial fibrillation screening in general practice
Authors:
Smyth, Breda; Marsden, Paul; Corcoran, Ruth; Walsh, Rosemary; Brennan, Carmel; McSharry, Kathy; Clarke, Joe; Harbison, Joe
Affiliation:
HSE Atrial Fibrillation Project Team
Citation:
Smyth B, Marsden P, Corcoran R, Walsh R, Brennan C, McSharry K, Clarke J, Harbison J. (March, 2015) Atrial Fibrillation Screening in General Practice. Health Service Executive, Dublin.
Publisher:
Heallth Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
Mar-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605690
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common cardiac rhythm disturbance and increases in prevalence with advancing age. In Ireland, the population 65 years and over is increasing at the rate of 4% annually. The Central Statistics Office is predicting that over 65’s will represent between 21.5 and 27.9% of the population in 2046. As a result AF is a growing public health concern
Keywords:
CARDIAC DISORDERS; SCREENING; GENERAL PRACTICE; HEART

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorSmyth, Bredaen
dc.contributor.authorMarsden, Paulen
dc.contributor.authorCorcoran, Ruthen
dc.contributor.authorWalsh, Rosemaryen
dc.contributor.authorBrennan, Carmelen
dc.contributor.authorMcSharry, Kathyen
dc.contributor.authorClarke, Joeen
dc.contributor.authorHarbison, Joeen
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-18T11:50:56Zen
dc.date.available2016-04-18T11:50:56Zen
dc.date.issued2015-03en
dc.identifier.citationSmyth B, Marsden P, Corcoran R, Walsh R, Brennan C, McSharry K, Clarke J, Harbison J. (March, 2015) Atrial Fibrillation Screening in General Practice. Health Service Executive, Dublin.en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/605690en
dc.descriptionAtrial fibrillation (AF) is a common cardiac rhythm disturbance and increases in prevalence with advancing age. In Ireland, the population 65 years and over is increasing at the rate of 4% annually. The Central Statistics Office is predicting that over 65’s will represent between 21.5 and 27.9% of the population in 2046. As a result AF is a growing public health concernen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHeallth Service Executive (HSE)en
dc.subjectCARDIAC DISORDERSen
dc.subjectSCREENINGen
dc.subjectGENERAL PRACTICEen
dc.subjectHEARTen
dc.titleAtrial fibrillation screening in general practiceen
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentHSE Atrial Fibrillation Project Teamen
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