CEC-AF Registry: Complications of AF

Title

CEC-AF Registry: Assessment of complications of atrial fibrillation

Summary

Within the Central Patient Registry (AFNET project AB1), complications that occured during the follow-up period were documented and assessed by a Critical Event Committee (CEC)

Number of Patients

9582

Participating Countries

Germany

Coordinating Investigator

Prof. Michael Off, Brandenburg, Germany

Overall Responsibility

Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern - Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation

Funding:

German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Current Status

completed

Publications

Gerth A, Nabauer M, Limbourg T, Meinertz M, Oeff M, Kirchhof P, Treszl A, Wegscheider K, Breithardt G, Steinbeck G. Versorgungswirklichkeit in Deutschland: AFNET-Register – State of medical care for patients with atrial fibrillation in Germany. Nervenheilkunde 2012; 31: 807-12

Gerth A, Nabauer M, Limbourg T, Oeff M, Sprenger C, Ravens U, Meinertz T, Breithardt G, Steinbeck G.Risk factors for thromboembolic events and impact of the CHA2DS2-VASc risk score on risk stratification in atrial fibrillation: Results from the German AFNET Registry. Eur Heart J 2011;32 (Suppl 1):463

Gerth A, Nabauer M, Limbourg T, Oeff M, Sprenger C, Ravens U, Meinertz T, Breithardt G, Steinbeck G. Undertreatment and discontinuation of antithrombotic treatment in the Central Registry of the German Competence NETwork on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET). Eur Heart J 2011;32 (Suppl 1):46

Kirchhof P, Nabauer M, Gerth A, Limbourg T, Lewalter T, Goette A, Wegscheider K, Treszl A, Meinertz T, Oeff M, Ravens U, Breithardt G, Steinbeck G, on behalf of the AFNET registry investigators. Impact of the type of centre on management of AF patients: Surprising evidence for differences in antithrombotic therapy decisions. Thromb Haemost 2011; 105. DOI:10.1160/TH11-02-0070

Sprenger C, Breithardt G, Haeusler KG, Meinertz T, Ravens U, Steinbeck G, Tebbe U, Oeff M. Causes of death in patients with atrial fibrillation - data from the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation. Europace 2011; 13 ( 3 ), Abstract 862

Nabauer M, Gerth A, Kirchhof P, Goette A, Limbourg T, Sprenger C, Hoffmann B, Willems S, Doll N, Schuchert A, Oeff M, Ravens U, Meinertz T, Steinbeck G, Breithardt G. Register und Studien des Deutschen Kompetenznetzes Vorhofflimmern (AFNET) Herzschrittmachertherapie und Elektrophysiologie 2010; 21 (3): 153-159

Sprenger C, Breithardt G, Häusler KG, Limbourg T, Meinertz T, Näbauer M, Ravens U, Steinbeck G, Tebbe U, Wegscheider K, Oeff M. Peripheral bleeding and embolism - Complication analysis within the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET). Eur Heart J 2010; 31 (Abstract Supplement): 107

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Haeusler KG, Tebbe U, Limbourg T, Breithardt G, Meinertz T, Ravens U, Steinbeck G. Death and atrial fibrillation - Interim analysis of fatalities within the registry of the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET). Eur Heart J 2009; 30 (1): 598

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Haeusler KG, Tebbe U, Limbourg T, Breithardt G, Meinertz T, Ravens U, Steinbeck G. Resuscitation and ventricular arrhythmias - Interim analysis of complications of the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET) registry. Europace 2009; 11 ( S6 ), Abstract 435

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Haeusler KG, Tebbe U, Limbourg T, Breithardt G, Meinertz T, Ravens U, Steinbeck G. Acute heart failure in patients with atrial fibrillation: Interim analysis of the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET) registry. European Journal of Heart Failure Supplements, Volume 8, Supplement 2, May 2009, Abstract 49

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Haeusler KG, Tebbe U, Limbourg T, Breithardt G, Meinertz T, Ravens U, Steinbeck G. Acute Heart Failure - Interim Analysis of the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET) registry. Clin Res Cardiol 2009; 98 (Suppl 1): 983

Breithardt G, Dobrev D, Doll N, Goette A, Hoffmann B, Kirchhof P, Köster I, Kuck K-H, Leute A, Meinertz T, Näbauer M, Oeff M, Ravens U, Schuchert A, Sprenger C, Steinbeck G, Willems S. Das Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern (AFNET) - The German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET). Herz - Cardiovascular Diseases 2008;33(8):548-555

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Tebbe U, Breithardt G, Meinertz T, Ravens U, Steinbeck G, Häusler KG. Zerebrovaskuläre Komplikationen bei Vorhofflimmern - Zwischenanalyse des prospektiven Registers des Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern. Clin Res Cardiol Suppl 2008; 97: V337

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Haeusler KG, Tebbe U, Breithardt G, Steinbeck G, Ravens U, Meinertz T. The Pros and Cons of Antithrombotic Therapy: Complication Analysis of the German Competence Network on Atrial Fibrillation (AFNET) Registry. Eur Heart J (2007) 28 (Abstract Supplement), 733

Sprenger C, Oeff M, Haeusler KG, Tebbe U, Breithardt G, Steinbeck G, Ravens U, Meinertz T. Prospective registration of serious adverse events within the Network of Competence on Atrial Fibrillation. Eur Heart J (2006) 27, (Abstract Supplement), 881

Oeff M, Tebbe U, Häusler KG, Fetsch T, Wolf U, Steinbeck G, Breithardt G. Erfassung der Komplikationen im Kompetenznetz Vorhofflimmern. Clin Res Cardiol (2006) 95, Suppl. 5: V1230

Contact

Prof. Dr. med. Michael Oeff
Klinik für Innere Medizin I.
(Kardiologie, Pulmonologie, Angiologie)
Hochstr. 29.
D-14770 Brandenburg
Phone:  +49 3381 41 15-00
Fax: +49 3381 41 15 69
Email: oeff@klinikum-brandenburg.de