Prospective, Multi Centre, International Registry of Male and Female Patients Newly Diagnosed With Atrial Fibrillation "GARFIELD"


Phase N/A Results N/A



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  • Go AS, Hylek EM, Phillips KA, Chang Y, Henault LE, Selby JV, Singer DE. Prevalence of diagnosed atrial fibrillation in adults: national implications for rhythm management and stroke prevention: the AnTicoagulation and Risk Factors in Atrial Fibrillation (ATRIA) Study. JAMA. 2001 May 9;285(18):2370-5. Pubmed ID:11343485
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  • Camm AJ, Obel OA. Epidemiology and mechanism of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter. Am J Cardiol. 1996 Oct 17;78(8A):3-11. Review. No abstract available. Pubmed ID:8903269
  • Go AS, Fang MC, Singer DE. Antithrombotic therapy for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2005 Sep-Oct;48(2):108-24. Review. Pubmed ID:16253651
  • Emmerich J, Hauzey J-YL, Bath PMW, Connoly SJ. Indication for antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation: reconciling the guidelines with clinical practice. European Heart Journal Supplements 2005;7(Supplement C):C28-C33.

Source for Trial Information

  • Thrombosis Research Institute