Implementation of a Randomized Controlled Trial to Improve Treatment with Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation (IMPACT-AFib) Protocol

Project Title Implementation of a Randomized Controlled Trial to Improve Treatment with Oral Anticoagulants in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation (IMPACT-AFib) Protocol
Description

An individually randomized trial of a practice and patient level educational intervention to increase anticoagulant use for individuals with atrial fibrillation and increased risk of stroke (i.e. CHA2DS2-VASc score ≥2). This project is a proof of concept effort, the first trial conducted using Sentinel Infrastructure, and will inform future interventional studies that are designed to utilize existing healthcare data as part of their design.

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Published Date
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Category
Study Protocols and Surveillance Plans