Canadian Community Utilization of Stroke Prevention Study – Emergency Department
Research question: Does a multidisciplinary emergency department-based intervention, using patient educational materials and prescription of novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC) with immediate follow-up by a community-based clinic dedicated to the care of atrial fibrillation (AF), improve emergency physician prescription of new NOAC for patients presenting to the emergency department with AF?
Multicenter pragmatic three-phase implementation study
Rate of new oral anticoagulant (OAC) prescriptions at emergency department (ED) discharge in patients with atrial fibrillation who are OAC eligible but were not on OAC at ED presentation
Ratika Parkash, Jeff Healey, Robby Nieuwlaat
Canadian Stroke Prevention Intervention Network (C-SPIN)