Edgar Torre
Publications 1
Published on Jan 1, 2018in Galicia Clínica
EnglishUndetected cardiac embolism by Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is responsible for a substantial number of ischemic strokes classified as cryptogenic. Current guidelines recommend electrocardiographic monitoring for the first 24- 48 hours after hospital admission. The authors intended to evaluate the number of new onset AF identified by telemetry in patients with transient ischemic attack (TIA) / ischemic stroke, without other etiology identified, in a stroke unit, and its characterization. Mater...
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