Risk stratification in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) is important to facilitate guideline-directed therapies. The Calculator of Absolute Stroke Risk (CARS) scheme enables an individualized estimation of 1-year absolute risk of stroke in AF. We aimed to investigate the predicted and absolute risks of ischaemic stroke, and evaluate whether CARS (and CHA2DS2-VASc score) may be useful for identifying high risk patients with AF despite contemporary treatment.

Contemporary management of atrial fibrillation and the predicted vs. absolute risk of ischaemic stroke despite treatment: a report from ESC-EHRA EORP-AF Long-Term General Registry / Ding, Wern Yew; Blomström-Lundqvist, Carina; Fauchier, Laurent; Marin, Francisco; Potpara, Tatjana S; Boriani, Giuseppe; Lip, Gregory Y H. - In: EUROPACE. - ISSN 1099-5129. - (2022), pp. N/A-N/A. [10.1093/europace/euac214]

Contemporary management of atrial fibrillation and the predicted vs. absolute risk of ischaemic stroke despite treatment: a report from ESC-EHRA EORP-AF Long-Term General Registry

Boriani, Giuseppe;
2022-01-01

Abstract

Risk stratification in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) is important to facilitate guideline-directed therapies. The Calculator of Absolute Stroke Risk (CARS) scheme enables an individualized estimation of 1-year absolute risk of stroke in AF. We aimed to investigate the predicted and absolute risks of ischaemic stroke, and evaluate whether CARS (and CHA2DS2-VASc score) may be useful for identifying high risk patients with AF despite contemporary treatment.
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Contemporary management of atrial fibrillation and the predicted vs. absolute risk of ischaemic stroke despite treatment: a report from ESC-EHRA EORP-AF Long-Term General Registry / Ding, Wern Yew; Blomström-Lundqvist, Carina; Fauchier, Laurent; Marin, Francisco; Potpara, Tatjana S; Boriani, Giuseppe; Lip, Gregory Y H. - In: EUROPACE. - ISSN 1099-5129. - (2022), pp. N/A-N/A. [10.1093/europace/euac214]
Ding, Wern Yew; Blomström-Lundqvist, Carina; Fauchier, Laurent; Marin, Francisco; Potpara, Tatjana S; Boriani, Giuseppe; Lip, Gregory Y H
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