2016 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation developed in collaboration with EACTS

Paulus Kirchhof, Stefano Benussi, Dipak Kotecha, Anders Ahlsson, Dan Atar, Barbara Casadei, Manuel Castella, Hans-Christoph Diener, Hein Heidbuchel, Jeroen Hendriks, Gerhard Hindricks, Antonis S. Manolis, Jonas Oldgren, Bogdan Alexandru Popescu, Ulrich Schotten, Bart Van Putte, Panagiotis Vardas

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E1-E88
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Volume50
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2016

Keywords

  • Guidelines
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Anticoagulation
  • Vitamin K antagonists
  • Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants
  • Left atrial appendage occlusion
  • Rate control
  • Cardioversion
  • Rhythm control
  • Antiarrhythmic drugs
  • Upstream therapy
  • Catheter ablation
  • AF surgery
  • Valve repair
  • Pulmonary vein isolation
  • Left atrial ablation

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Kirchhof, P., Benussi, S., Kotecha, D., Ahlsson, A., Atar, D., Casadei, B., Castella, M., Diener, H-C., Heidbuchel, H., Hendriks, J., Hindricks, G., Manolis, A. S., Oldgren, J., Popescu, B. A., Schotten, U., Van Putte, B., & Vardas, P. (2016). 2016 ESC Guidelines for the management of atrial fibrillation developed in collaboration with EACTS. European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, 50(5), E1-E88. https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezw313