NATional TUnisian REgistry of Atrial Fibrillation "NATURE-AF"

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- At least one episode of atrial fibrillation, documented on a 12-lead ECG and / or a rhythmic holter (duration of the episode: 30 seconds or more)
- Recent atrial fibrillation diagnosed for less than a year
- Regular monitoring every 3 months is ensured
- Informed, read and signed consent

Exclusion Criteria

- Estimated life expectancy at less than 12 months
- Transient atrial fibrillation due to reversible cause (eg acute myocardial infarction, following cardiac surgery, acute alcohol intoxication, hyperthyroidism, pulmonary embolism or other acute pulmonary disease, pericarditis, myocarditis, hydro-electrolyte disorder, metabolic disorder)
- Cardiac surgery ≤ 3 months
- Atrial flutter isolated without atrial fibrillation
- Mental disorders
- Ongoing anticoagulation for reasons other than atrial fibrillation