Being female increases stroke hospitalization risk by 23% in atrial fibrillation patients

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/06/160609093550.htm

A 15 year study in 1.1 million patients with atrial fibrillation has found that women are 23% more likely to be hospitalized for acute ischemic stroke than men.

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