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1. Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial of Vitamin K Antagonist Replacement by Rivaroxaban with or without Vitamin K2 in Hemodialysis Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: the Valkyrie Study Full Text available with Trip Pro

Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial of Vitamin K Antagonist Replacement by Rivaroxaban with or without Vitamin K2 in Hemodialysis Patients with Atrial Fibrillation: the Valkyrie Study Vitamin K antagonists (VKAs), although commonly used to reduce thromboembolic risk in atrial fibrillation, have been incriminated as probable cause of accelerated vascular calcification (VC) in patients on hemodialysis. Functional vitamin K deficiency may further contribute to their susceptibility for VC. We (...) investigated the effect of vitamin K status on VC progression in 132 patients on hemodialysis with atrial fibrillation treated with VKAs or qualifying for anticoagulation.Patients were randomized to VKAs with target INR 2-3, rivaroxaban 10 mg daily, or rivaroxaban 10 mg daily plus vitamin K2 2000 µg thrice weekly during 18 months. Systemic dp-ucMGP levels were quantified to assess vascular vitamin K status. Cardiac and thoracic aorta calcium scores and pulse wave velocity were measured to evaluate VC

2020 EvidenceUpdates

2. Oral Anticoagulation for Patients With Atrial Fibrillation on Long-Term Hemodialysis (Abstract)

Oral Anticoagulation for Patients With Atrial Fibrillation on Long-Term Hemodialysis Patients on long-term dialysis are at increased risk of bleeding. Although oral anticoagulants (OACs) are recommended for atrial fibrillation (AF) to reduce the risk of stroke, randomized trials have excluded these populations. As such, the net clinical benefit of OACs among patients on dialysis is unknown.This study aimed to investigate the efficacy and safety of OACs in patients with AF on long-term

2020 EvidenceUpdates

3. Comparison of the Effect of Age (< 75 Versus >/= 75) on the Efficacy and Safety of Dual Therapy (Dabigatran+Clopidogrel or Ticagrelor) Versus Triple Therapy (Warfarin+Aspirin+Clopidogrel or Ticagrelor) in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation After Percutaneo Full Text available with Trip Pro

Comparison of the Effect of Age (< 75 Versus >/= 75) on the Efficacy and Safety of Dual Therapy (Dabigatran+Clopidogrel or Ticagrelor) Versus Triple Therapy (Warfarin+Aspirin+Clopidogrel or Ticagrelor) in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation After Percutaneo Comparison of the Effect of Age ( - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History (...) in the 2 age groups, which may help dose selection when using dabigatran dual therapy. Copyright © 2019 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. Similar articles CP Cannon et al. N Engl J Med 377 (16), 1513-1524. 2017. PMID 28844193. - Randomized Controlled Trial Among patients with atrial fibrillation who had undergone PCI, the risk of bleeding was lower among those who received dual therapy with dabigatran and a P2Y 12 … M Maeng et al. JACC Cardiovasc Interv 12 (23), 2346-2355

2020 EvidenceUpdates

4. Accuracy of HAS-BLED and other bleeding risk assessment tools in predicting major bleeding events in atrial fibrillation: A network meta-analysis

Accuracy of HAS-BLED and other bleeding risk assessment tools in predicting major bleeding events in atrial fibrillation: A network meta-analysis Accuracy of HAS-BLED and Other Bleeding Risk Assessment Tools in Predicting Major Bleeding Events in Atrial Fibrillation: A Network Meta-Analysis - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History (...) be less than 100 characters Choose a collection: Unable to load your collection due to an error Add Cancel Add to My Bibliography My Bibliography Unable to load your delegates due to an error Add Cancel Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation J Thromb Haemost Actions 2019 Nov 29 [Online ahead of print] Accuracy of HAS-BLED and Other Bleeding Risk Assessment Tools in Predicting Major Bleeding Events in Atrial Fibrillation: A Network Meta-Analysis , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1

2020 EvidenceUpdates

5. Impact of chronic kidney disease on left atrial appendage occlusion for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis

Impact of chronic kidney disease on left atrial appendage occlusion for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation: a meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

6. New oral anticoagulant versus warfarin on bleeding and ischemic events for patients undergoing atrial fibrillation and venous thromboembolism with renal impairment: a systematic review and network meta-analysis

New oral anticoagulant versus warfarin on bleeding and ischemic events for patients undergoing atrial fibrillation and venous thromboembolism with renal impairment: a systematic review and network meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD

2020 PROSPERO

7. Network meta-analysis: aspirin plus traditional Chinese medicine for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation

Network meta-analysis: aspirin plus traditional Chinese medicine for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any

2020 PROSPERO

8. Meta-analysis of antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation with stable coronary disease

Meta-analysis of antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation with stable coronary disease Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2020 PROSPERO

9. Meta-Analysis Comparing Double Versus Triple Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Artery Disease Full Text available with Trip Pro

Meta-Analysis Comparing Double Versus Triple Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Artery Disease Meta-Analysis Comparing Double Versus Triple Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Artery Disease - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced (...) characters Choose a collection: Unable to load your collection due to an error Add Cancel Add to My Bibliography My Bibliography Unable to load your delegates due to an error Add Cancel Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation Am J Cardiol Actions , 125 (1), 19-28 2020 Jan 1 Meta-Analysis Comparing Double Versus Triple Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Coronary Artery Disease , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal

2020 EvidenceUpdates

10. Meta-analysis of Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention

Meta-analysis of Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Meta-analysis of Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention - PubMed This site needs JavaScript to work properly. Please enable it to take advantage of the complete set of features! Welcome to the new PubMed. For legacy PubMed go to . Clipboard, Search History, and several other advanced features are temporarily (...) : Unable to load your collection due to an error Add Cancel Add to My Bibliography My Bibliography Unable to load your delegates due to an error Add Cancel Actions Cite Share Permalink Copy Page navigation Am J Cardiol Actions 2019 Nov 19 [Online ahead of print] Meta-analysis of Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Intervention , , , , , , , Affiliations Expand Affiliations 1 Department of Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount

2020 EvidenceUpdates

11. Efficacy of surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with rheumatic heart disease

Efficacy of surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with rheumatic heart disease Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external

2020 PROSPERO

12. Direct oral anticoagulants plus single antiplatelets versus triple antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation and percutaneous coronary intervention/acute coronary syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomised trials

Direct oral anticoagulants plus single antiplatelets versus triple antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation and percutaneous coronary intervention/acute coronary syndrome: a meta-analysis of randomised trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD

2020 PROSPERO

13. A systematic review of anticoagulation strategies in patients with atrial fibrillation in critical care

A systematic review of anticoagulation strategies in patients with atrial fibrillation in critical care Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2020 PROSPERO

14. A systematic review and meta-analysis of esophageal cooling for protection during left atrial radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation

A systematic review and meta-analysis of esophageal cooling for protection during left atrial radiofrequency ablation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

15. [Nurse-led educational intervention in patients with atrial fibrillation discharged from the emergency department reduces complications and shortterm admissions]. (Abstract)

[Nurse-led educational intervention in patients with atrial fibrillation discharged from the emergency department reduces complications and shortterm admissions]. To assess whether a nurse-led patient educational intervention for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) discharged from the emergency department (ED) can improve the patients' understanding of arrhythmia and its treatment and reduce the number of complications and arrhythmia-related admissions.Prospective study of an intervention

2019 Emergencias : revista de la Sociedad Espanola de Medicina de Emergencias Controlled trial quality: uncertain

16. Evaluation of the C2HEST Risk Score as a Possible Opportunistic Screening Tool for Incident Atrial Fibrillation in a Healthy Population (From a Nationwide Danish Cohort Study) Full Text available with Trip Pro

Evaluation of the C2HEST Risk Score as a Possible Opportunistic Screening Tool for Incident Atrial Fibrillation in a Healthy Population (From a Nationwide Danish Cohort Study) A simple clinical score, C2HEST (C2: CAD/COPD [1 point each]; H: Hypertension; E: Elderly [Age ≥75, doubled]; S: Systolic HF [doubled]; T: Thyroid disease [hyperthyroidism]) has been proposed to predict incident atrial fibrillation (AF), with good discrimination and internal calibration. To define high-risk patients

2019 EvidenceUpdates

17. Cryoballoon or Radiofrequency Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Assessed by Continuous Monitoring: A Randomized Clinical Trial (Abstract)

Cryoballoon or Radiofrequency Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Assessed by Continuous Monitoring: A Randomized Clinical Trial Advanced generation ablation technologies have been developed to achieve more effective pulmonary vein isolation (PVI) and minimize arrhythmia recurrence after atrial fibrillation (AF) ablation.We randomly assigned 346 patients with drug-refractory paroxysmal AF to contact force-guided radiofrequency ablation (CF-RF; n=115), 4-minute cryoballoon ablation (Cryo-4; n=115 (...) ), or 2-minute cryoballoon ablation (Cryo-2; n=116). Follow-up was 12 months. The primary outcome was time to first documented recurrence of symptomatic or asymptomatic atrial tachyarrhythmia (AF, atrial flutter, or atrial tachycardia) between days 91 and 365 after ablation or a repeat ablation procedure at any time. Secondary end points included freedom from symptomatic arrhythmia and AF burden. All patients received an implantable loop recorder.One-year freedom from atrial tachyarrhythmia defined

2019 EvidenceUpdates

18. Osteoporotic Fractures in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Treated With Conventional Versus Direct Anticoagulants (Abstract)

Osteoporotic Fractures in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation Treated With Conventional Versus Direct Anticoagulants Elderly patients in long-term treatment with vitamin K antagonists (VKAs) are at high risk of osteoporotic fractures compared with the background population. It has been speculated that the choice of oral anticoagulant (OAC) may affect the risk of osteoporotic fractures.The risk of osteoporotic fractures was evaluated among patients with atrial fibrillation treated with VKA (...) (HR: 0.84; 95% CI: 0.76 to 0.93).In a nationwide population, the absolute risk of osteoporotic fractures was low among patients with atrial fibrillation on OAC, but DOAC was associated with a significantly lower risk of osteoporotic fractures compared with VKA.Copyright © 2019 American College of Cardiology Foundation. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

2019 EvidenceUpdates

19. Subclinical and Device-Detected Atrial Fibrillation: Pondering the Knowledge Gap: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association Full Text available with Trip Pro

Subclinical and Device-Detected Atrial Fibrillation: Pondering the Knowledge Gap: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association Subclinical and Device-Detected Atrial Fibrillation: Pondering the Knowledge Gap: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association | Circulation Search Hello Guest! Login to your account Email Password Keep me logged in Search December 2019 November 2019 October 2019 September 2019 August 2019 July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 (...) February 2019 January 2019 This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Free Access article Share on Jump to Free Access article Subclinical and Device-Detected Atrial Fibrillation: Pondering the Knowledge Gap: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association , MD, Chair , MD, FAHA, Vice Chair , MD, MS, FAHA , MD, FAHA , MD, MS, FAHA , MD, FAHA , MD , PhD, RN , MD, MBA , PhD, MPH, MS Peter A. Noseworthy , Elizabeth S. Kaufman , Lin Y. Chen

2019 American Heart Association

20. Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Acute Coronary Syndrome Treated Medically or With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or Undergoing Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights From the AUGUSTUS Trial Full Text available with Trip Pro

Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation and Acute Coronary Syndrome Treated Medically or With Percutaneous Coronary Intervention or Undergoing Elective Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Insights From the AUGUSTUS Trial The safety and efficacy of antithrombotic regimens may differ between patients with atrial fibrillation who have acute coronary syndromes (ACS), treated medically or with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI), and those undergoing elective PCI.Using a 2×2 (...) factorial design, we compared apixaban with vitamin K antagonists and aspirin with placebo in patients with atrial fibrillation who had ACS or were undergoing PCI and were receiving a P2Y12 inhibitor. We explored bleeding, death and hospitalization, as well as death and ischemic events, by antithrombotic strategy in 3 prespecified subgroups: patients with ACS treated medically, patients with ACS treated with PCI, and those undergoing elective PCI.Of 4614 patients enrolled, 1097 (23.9%) had ACS treated

2019 EvidenceUpdates