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Understanding U.S. Cardiologists’ Perspectives on Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation (NVAF)


A supplement to Cardiology News. This supplement was sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo Inc.

The prevalence of atrial fibrillation (AF) is growing worldwide, and it’s vital for the medical community to better understand the disease and those affected. Daiichi Sankyo sponsored a global survey that was conducted in partnership with the Heart Rhythm Society. The global survey of cardiologists illuminates several important considerations regarding the care and management of patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF).

Hugh Calkins, MD, FHRS, Immediate Past President of The Heart Rhythm Society; Director of Cardiac Arrhythmia Service, Johns Hopkins Hospital; and Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Daiichi Sankyo has provided financial support to the Heart Rhythm Society for conducting this survey. Dr. Calkins consults on behalf of Daiichi Sankyo.

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