Afib Burden is Real.
5 Year Survival by Primary Cancer Site in US
Type of Cancer
Survival Rate Percentage
Adapted from: Piccini, J.P. et al. (2014). Clinical course of atrial fibrillation in older adults:
the importance of cardiovascular events beyond stroke. Eur Heart J, 35(4):250-6.
Adapted from: Howlader, N. et al. SEER Cancer Statistics Review, 1975-2010. National Cancer
Institute. Bethesda, MD, https://seer.cancer.gov/archive/csr/1975_2010/, based on November 2012 SEER
data submission, posted to the SEER website, April 2013.