Berlin Atrial Fibrillation Registry

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Acute ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack (with clinical deficit on admission or corresponding brain MRI lesion)
- Age ≥ 18 years
- Known atrial fibrillation or ECG recording documenting atrial fibrillation during the in-hospital stay for acute ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack
- Written or oral informed consent
- Willingness to take part in the planned follow up examinations

Exclusion Criteria

- Life expectancy < 1 year (before stroke)
- Assumed post-stroke life expectancy < 1 month according to stroke severity
- Chronic anticoagulation for reasons other than atrial fibrillation