Early Risks of Death, Stroke/Systemic Embolism, and Major Bleeding in Patients With Newly Diagnosed Atrial Fibrillation Results From the GARFIELD-AF Registry

Bassand J., Virdone S., Goldhaber S. Z., Camm A. J., Fitzmaurice D. A., Fox K. A. A., ...More

CIRCULATION, vol.139, no.6, pp.787-798, 2019 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 139 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1161/circulationaha.118.035012
  • Journal Name: CIRCULATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.787-798
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


BACKGROUND: Atrial fibrillation is associated with increased risks of death, stroke/systemic embolism, and bleeding (incurred by antithrombotic therapy), which may occur early after diagnosis.