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[30.08.2016] On August 27th 2016 the ESC isued a press release on new AF Guidelines. AFNET scientists and Prof. Kirchhof as head of the task force were involved.... [read more]
[22.06.2016] Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common cause of stroke, and it is well established that oral anticoagulation provides efficient stroke prevention in AF... [read more]
[10.06.2016] AFNET scientists were significantly involved. The consensus paper was presented at CARDIOSTIM EHRA EUROPACE 2016 on June 10th, 11:00-12:30, in Nice.... [read more]
[30.05.2016] The pan-European clinical trial “Early treatment of atrial fibrillation for stroke prevention trial (EAST)” investigates whether early rhythm control... [read more]
[18.01.2016] Using catheter ablation to create complete linear lesions around pulmonary veins, proved more effective than the creation of incomplete lesions in... [read more]
[19.10.2015] At least 30 million people worldwide live with atrial fibrillation (AF). Despite improved treatment options AF patients still suffer strokes, heart... [read more]
[19.06.2015] Today the 2000th patient has been enrolled in the EAST – AFNET 4 trial. The pan-European clinical trial “Early treatment of atrial fibrillation for... [read more]
[10.06.2015] The EAST - AFNET 4 trial was presented at the Annual British Cardiovascular Society Conference on 10.06.2015. The British Heart Foundation (BHF)... [read more]
[21.05.2015] Today, 21st May 2015 the CATCH ME (Characterizing Atrial fibrillation by Translating its Causes into Health Modifiers in the Elderly) EU research... [read more]
[20.04.2015] The German Atrial Fibrillation Network (AFNET) has elected a new board of directors on 9ro April 2015. The new leaders of the research network are... [read more]

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