The primary goal in a given situation is the RHYTHM CONTROL.
If it is felt to be impossible, difficult or dangerous / or if it is felt the sinus rhythm
cannot be sustained the next aim is RATE CONTROL - the treatment should not be worse than the malady...
The aim is not to treat only the arrhythmia
- but the patient as a whole
At any rate, prevention of clot formation and embolism
is important - since the score is zero, aspirin
is chosen (Warfarin
has more side effects and need monitoring) .
You are in best hands - continue