Fast Five Quiz: Atrial Fibrillation and Diabetes

Sandeep K. Goyal, MD


April 02, 2020

A recent large, population-based study demonstrated that having DM increases the risk for sudden cardiac death among patients with AF. The same study showed that the presence of DM was not associated with an increased risk for worsening AF, new-onset HF, or bleeding complications requiring hospitalization.

Learn more about sudden cardiac death in patients with AF and DM.


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