Demographics, treatment and outcomes of atrial fibrillation in a developing country: the population-based TuRkish Atrial Fibrillation (TRAF) cohort

Yavuz B. , Ata N., Oto E., Katircioglu-Ozturk D., AYTEMİR K. , EVRANOS B. , ...Daha Fazla

EUROPACE, cilt.19, sa.5, ss.734-740, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/europace/euw385
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPACE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.734-740


Aims Although atrial fibrillation (AF) is increasingly common in developed countries, there is limited information regarding its demographics, co-morbidities, treatments and outcomes in the developing countries. We present the profile of the TuRkish Atrial Fibrillation (TRAF) cohort which provides real-life data about prevalence, incidence, comorbidities, treatment, healthcare utilization and outcomes associated with AF