Cardiovascular

Patient Reported Outcomes


Cardiovascular instruments available

AFSymp (Atrial Fibrillation Symptoms Questionnaire)

Atrial Fibrillation Symptoms Questionnaire (AFS) is a patient-reported outcome that measure atrial fibrillation or irregular heartbeat symptoms.

  • Developed for electronic administration
  • Takes approximately 2-4 minutes to complete
  • Recall period is past week
  • Each item is rated on a 7-point Likert scale
  • Developed for adult patients with atrial fibrillation or irregular heartbeat

References:

Medin J, Arbuckle R, Abetz L, Halling K, Kulich K, Edvardsson N, Coyne KS. Development and validation of the AFSymp™: an atrial fibrillation-specific measure of patient-reported symptoms. PubMed 2014;7(3):319-27. doi: 10.1007/s40271-014-0058-z

AFImpact (Atrial Fibrillation Impact Questionnaire)

Atrial Fibrillation Impact Questionnaire (AFI) is a patient-reported outcome that measure how often atrial fibrillation or irregular heartbeat has affected the patient life.

  • Developed for electronic administration
  • Takes approximately 3-5 minutes to complete
  • Recall period is past week
  • Each item is rated on a 7-point Likert scale
  • Developed for adult patients with atrial fibrillation or irregular heartbeat