Analysis of geographical variations in the epidemiology and management of non-valvular atrial fibrillation: results from the RAMSES registry


Dogan V., Basaran O., Biteker M., Karadeniz F. O. , Tekkesin A. I. , Cakilli Y., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.18, no.4, pp.273-280, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/anatoljcardiol.2017.7709
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.273-280
  • Keywords: epidemiology, chronic disease, anticoagulant therapy, STROKE PREVENTION, RISK STRATIFICATION, CLINICAL-PRACTICE, WARFARIN USE, THROMBOEMBOLISM

Abstract

Objective: This study aimed to determine the differences in terms of demographic characteristics and preferred stroke prevention strategies for patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation living in seven geographical regions of Turkey.