NVAF

AcronymDefinition
NVAFNon-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation
NVAFNorth Vietnamese Air Force
NVAFNieuwe Vrije Agrarische Federatie (Dutch: Free New Agrarian Federation)
NVAFNet Volume Adjustment Factor (Ministry of Sustainable Resource Management; Canada)
NVAFNon-Valvular Auricular Fibrillation
Copyright 1988-2018 AcronymFinder.com, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
The primary indication for warfarin use for MHV, NVAF, and other reasons were 47%, 35.5%, and 17.5%, respectively.
A 2017 network meta-analysis included 19 RCTs and 87,831 patients receiving anticoagulation, antiplatelet therapy, or LAAC for NVAF.1 LAAC was superior to antiplatelet therapy (hazard ratio [HR] =0.44; 95% confidence interval [CI], 0.23-0.86; P<.05) and similar to NOACs (HR=1.01; 95% CI, 0.53-1.92; P=.969) for reducing risk of stroke.
[15-17] Dabigatran 150 mg twice daily has a stroke or systemic embolism rate of 1.11% per year for patients with NVAF compared with 1.69% per year for patients on dose-adjusted warfarin (p<0.001).
With the exception of betrixaban, the DOACs were approved for NVAF patients after demonstration of noninferiority to vitamin K antagonist (VKA) therapy, or warfarin, in large-scale clinical trials.
The objective is to study the assessment of Sudanese cardiac health-care professional's use of objective risk assessment tools and stroke prophylaxis in patients with NVAF.
- Titusville, New Jersey-based Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies, a segment of US-based global healthcare company Johnson and Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), has released data that showed frail patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) experienced reduced risk of stroke and systemic embolism by 32% and ischemic stroke alone by 31% when treated with Xarelto over a two-year period compared to warfarin, with no increased rate of major bleeding, the company said.
Background: In patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF), embolic stroke is thought to be associated with left atrial appendage (LAA) thrombi.
The weapon was designed to intercept Soviet Fan Song S-band and C-band (23-2.5/2.7-3.7 gigahertz/ GHz and 5.25-5.925GHz) ground-based target tracking and fire control radars accompanying the S-75 Dvina high-altitude Surface-to-Air Missile (SAM) systems supplied to the North Vietnamese Air Force (NVAF) from April 1965.
Casuccio et al., "Immunoinflammatory predictors of stroke at follow-up in patients with chronic non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF)," Clinical Science (Lond), vol.