Published: 9 August 2017
Author(s): Marco Proietti, Angela Recchia, Emma Riva, Ugo Lucca, Mauro Tettamanti, Pier Mannuccio Mannucci, Alessandro Nobili
Issue: August 2017
Section: Narrative Review

Atrial fibrillation (AF) and dementia are largely prevalent and incident in progressively older subjects, suggesting a link between the two conditions. While in the general population there are several findings supporting a causal relationship between AF and dementia, it is unclear whether or not this association is still present in individuals aged 80 and older.

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