Atrial Fibrillation in Cryptogenic Stroke and TIA "NOR-FIB"

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Phase N/A Results N/A

References

Publications

  • Li L, Yiin GS, Geraghty OC, Schulz UG, Kuker W, Mehta Z, Rothwell PM; Oxford Vascular Study. Incidence, outcome, risk factors, and long-term prognosis of cryptogenic transient ischaemic attack and ischaemic stroke: a population-based study. Lancet Neurol. 2015 Sep;14(9):903-13. doi: 10.1016/S1474-4422(15)00132-5. Epub 2015 Jul 27. Pubmed ID:26227434
  • Tomson TT, Passman R. The Reveal LINQ insertable cardiac monitor. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2015 Jan;12(1):7-18. doi: 10.1586/17434440.2014.953059. Epub 2014 Aug 26. Review. Pubmed ID:25154970
  • Sanna T, Diener HC, Passman RS, Di Lazzaro V, Bernstein RA, Morillo CA, Rymer MM, Thijs V, Rogers T, Beckers F, Lindborg K, Brachmann J; CRYSTAL AF Investigators. Cryptogenic stroke and underlying atrial fibrillation. N Engl J Med. 2014 Jun 26;370(26):2478-86. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1313600. Pubmed ID:24963567
  • Ziegler PD, Rogers JD, Ferreira SW, Nichols AJ, Sarkar S, Koehler JL, Warman EN, Richards M. Real-World Experience with Insertable Cardiac Monitors to Find Atrial Fibrillation in Cryptogenic Stroke. Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015;40(3-4):175-81. doi: 10.1159/000439063. Epub 2015 Aug 28. Pubmed ID:26314298
  • Christensen LM, Krieger DW, HĂžjberg S, Pedersen OD, Karlsen FM, Jacobsen MD, Worck R, Nielsen H, Aegidius K, Jeppesen LL, Rosenbaum S, Marstrand J, Christensen H. Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation occurs often in cryptogenic ischaemic stroke. Final results from the SURPRISE study. Eur J Neurol. 2014 Jun;21(6):884-9. doi: 10.1111/ene.12400. Epub 2014 Mar 15. Pubmed ID:24628954
  • Wu N, Chen X, Cai T, Wu L, Xiang Y, Zhang M, Li Y, Song Z, Zhong L. Association of inflammatory and hemostatic markers with stroke and thromboembolic events in atrial fibrillation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Can J Cardiol. 2015 Mar;31(3):278-86. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2014.12.002. Epub 2014 Dec 9. Review. Pubmed ID:25746020
  • Howlett PJ, Hatch FS, Alexeenko V, Jabr RI, Leatham EW, Fry CH. Diagnosing Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation: Are Biomarkers the Solution to This Elusive Arrhythmia? Biomed Res Int. 2015;2015:910267. doi: 10.1155/2015/910267. Epub 2015 Jul 1. Review. Pubmed ID:26229966

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