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30.05.2016 | EAST – AFNET 4 trial has enrolled 2500 patients
The pan-European clinical trial “Early treatment of atrial fibrillation for stroke prevention trial (EAST)” investigates whether early rhythm control therapy can prevent strokes and deaths in atrial...
19.06.2015 | EAST trial: Can early rhythm control therapy prevent complications in atrial fibrillation patients?
Today the 2000th patient has been enrolled in the EAST – AFNET 4 trial. The pan-European clinical trial “Early treatment of atrial fibrillation for stroke prevention trial (EAST)” conducted by the...
10.06.2015 | Can earlier treatment of an abnormal heart rhythm disorder prevent strokes?
The EAST - AFNET 4 trial was presented at the Annual British Cardiovascular Society Conference on 10.06.2015. The British Heart Foundation (BHF) issued a press release on this subject. Read the...
14.11.2013 | Clinical research needs investigator initiated trials: AFNET-EAST has enrolled 1000 patients
On 4th November 2013 the 1000th patient was enrolled in the AFNET-EAST trial. The pan-European clinical trial “Early treatment of atrial fibrillation for stroke prevention trial (EAST)“ conducted by...
04.11.2013 | 1000 patients enrolled
On 4th November 2013, the 1.000th EAST patient has been enrolled by Dr. Renata Maczynska-Mazuruk and Dr. Jerzy Rekosz, WSPRiTS Meditrans Department of Cardiology, Warsaw, Poland.
05.12.2012 | 500 patients enrolled
On 5th December 2012, the 500th patient has been randomized for the EAST trial by the study site Dr. Elvan, Isala Klinieken, Zwolle, NL.