Clinical practices of the management of nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and outcome of treatment: A representative prospective survey in tertiary healthcare centers across Turkey


Ozin B., AYTEMİR K., Aslan O., Ozcan T., KANADAŞI M., DEMİR M., ...More

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.46, no.2, pp.92-102, 2018 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5543/tkda.2017.79367
  • Journal Name: TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.92-102
  • Keywords: Anticoagulants, atrial fibrillation, quality of life in atrial fibrillation, treatment outcome in atrial fibrillation, warfarin, STROKE PREVENTION, ANTITHROMBOTIC THERAPY, RISK-FACTORS, ANTICOAGULATION, WARFARIN, ASPIRIN, CLOPIDOGREL, SCORES, TRIAL
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: The goal of this study was to define clinical practice patterns for assessing stroke and bleeding risks and thromboprophylaxis in nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) and to evaluate treatment outcomes and patient quality of life.