Neighborhood deprivation and warfarin, aspirin and statin prescription - A cohort study of men and women treated for atrial fibrillation in Swedish primary care.

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We aimed to study differences in the prescribing of warfarin, aspirin and statins to patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) in socio-economically diverse neighborhoods. We also aimed to explore the effects of neighborhood deprivation on the relationship between CHADS2 risk score and warfarin prescription.

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  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)547-552
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume187
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes