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, Stefan Agewall, John Camm, Gonzalo Baron EsquiviasWerner Budts, Scipione Carerj, Filip Casselman, Antonio Coca, Raffaele De Caterina, Spiridon Deftereos, Dobromir Dobrev, José M. Ferro, Gerasimos Filippatos, Donna Fitzsimons, Bulent Gorenek, Maxine Guenoun, Stefan H. Hohnloser, Philippe Kolh, Gregory Y H Lip, Athanasios Manolis, John McMurray, Piotr Ponikowski, Raphael Rosenhek, Frank Ruschitzka, Irina Savelieva, Sanjay Sharma, Piotr Suwalski, Juan Luis Tamargo, Clare J. Taylor, Isabelle C. Van Gelder, Adriaan A. Voors, Stephan Windecker, Jose Luis Zamorano, Katja Zeppenfeld

*Corresponding author for this work

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3734 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2893–2962
JournalEuropean Heart Journal
Volume37
Issue number38
Early online date27 Aug 2016
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 07 Oct 2016
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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