Search for dissertations about: "Ziad Hijazi"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Ziad Hijazi.

  1. 1. New Risk Markers in Atrial Fibrillation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Ziad Hijazi; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; atrial fibrillation; stroke risk; cardiac biomarkers; troponin; natriuretic peptides; NT-proBNP; risk stratification; Cardiology; Kardiologi;

    Abstract : Atrial fibrillation (AF) confers an independent increased risk of stroke and death. The stroke risk is very heterogeneous and current risk stratification models based on clinical variables, such as the CHADS2 and CHA2DS2VASc score, only offer a modest discriminating value. READ MORE