Japanese Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation-Embolism Secondary Prevention Cooperative Study "JNAF-ESP"


Phase N/A Results

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

Patients with NVAF (<80 years old) who had a stroke or transient ischemic attack 1-6 months prior to entry.

Exclusion Criteria

Intracardiac thrombus, left ventricular aneurysm, severe congestive heart failure (NYHA functional class IV), infective endocarditis, acute myocardial infarction in the previous month, coronary artery bypass graft surgery in the previous year, percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty in the previous 3 months, dilated cardiomyopathy, mitral valve prolapse, sick sinus syndrome, hyperthyroidism, severe renal or liver diseases, any other thrombotic diseases, past history of intracerebral hemorrhage, pregnancy, or cancer.