Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation Patients Between 2004 and 2020

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • days left to enroll
    20
  • participants needed
    10000
  • sponsor
    Jan Kochanowski University
Updated on 29 January 2021

Summary

Prevention of thromboembolic complications is an important part in the management of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). European and American guidelines recommend the use of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) over therapy with vitamin K antagonists (VKA) in most AF patients. The number of patients treated with NOACs has increased significantly during the last few years. In the primary randomized controlled trials leading to their approval, compared to warfarin, NOACs were shown to be either noninferior or superior for stroke prevention in AF, with similar or reduced rates of bleeding, especially intracranial haemorrhage.

The aim of this study was to assess the frequency of oral anticoagulants using, espescially apixaban, dabigatran, and rivaroxaban, and the predictors of their prescription in a group of hospitalised patients with AF.

Details
Condition Atrial Fibrillation; Stroke Prevention
Treatment Observational study
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT04686045
SponsorJan Kochanowski University
Last Modified on29 January 2021

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Inclusion Criteria

Is your age greater than or equal to 18 yrs?
Gender: Male or Female
Do you have any of these conditions: Do you have Atrial Fibrillation; Stroke Prevention??
non-valvular atrial fibrillation

Exclusion Criteria

valvular atrial fibrillation
death during hospitalization
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