European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)/European Association of Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (EACPR) position paper on how to prevent atrial fibrillation endorsed by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) and Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS)

Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2017 Jan;24(1):4-40. doi: 10.1177/2047487316676037. Epub 2016 Nov 4.
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Keywords: Air pollution; Alcohol; Arrhythmias; Atrial fibrillation; Caffeine; Diabetes; Diet; Genetic predisposition; Health economics; Hyperlipidaemia; Hypertension; Hyperthyroidism; Medications; Obesity; Obstructive sleep apnoea; Patient preferences; Physical activity; Post-operative atrial fibrillation; Prevention; Psychological distress; Recreational drugs; Risk factors; Smoking; Stroke; Supraventricular arrhythmias; Therapy.

Publication types

  • Practice Guideline
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Atrial Fibrillation / diagnosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation / epidemiology
  • Atrial Fibrillation / physiopathology
  • Atrial Fibrillation / prevention & control*
  • Cardiology / standards*
  • Comorbidity
  • Consensus
  • Evidence-Based Medicine / standards*
  • Humans
  • Life Style
  • Preventive Health Services / standards*
  • Prognosis
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Risk Reduction Behavior*