As GARFIELD-AF Registry Exceeds its 57000 Enrolment Target, New Results Show Superior …

ROME, August 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — New global data from GARFIELD-AF presented at ESC Congress 2016 provide real world insights on managing atrial fibrillation (AF) in everyday practice   GARFIELD-AF is the largest ongoing prospective AF registry and enrolment is now complete, with 57,262 patients recruited across five cohorts  New analyses from the Global Anticoagulant Registry in the FIELD – Atrial Fibrillation (GARFIELD-AF) show that a novel computer-generated machine learning risk model – the GARFIELD-AF Score – is superior to CHA2DS2-VASc in predicting all-cause mortality, ischaemic stroke/systemic embolism (SE) and major bleeding in low-risk patients. A simplified GARFIELD-AF Score, potentially suitable for web applications, has been developed and its performance assessed using an independent contemporary registry from the USA, ORBIT-AF. The GARFIELD-AF Score was developed after contemporary data from the…


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