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Resources

For Patients

Starting Anticoagulation with Jack videos

Treatment options for patients provided by the Atrial Fibrillation Association (AFA)

The Stroke Association’s AF Information leaflet;¬†accessible in various formats including large print and braille

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) information about AF

Atrial Fibrillation information listed on the Patient Information website

 

For Prescribers

NICE NG-196

Patient management should be individualised with reference to the BNF, relevant drug SPCs and other national drug prescribing information.
https://www.gov.uk/drug-safety-update/direct-acting-oral-anticoagulants-doacs-reminder-of-bleeding-risk-including-availability-of-reversal-agents

EHRA Practical Guide (2021) to NOAC use in AF

Resources for health professionals provided by the Stroke Association

Northern England Clinical Network NOAC Alert Card

The National AF Toolkit at the time of accessing (May 2021) is yet to be updated following the recent publication of NICE AF NG196.