Video: Stroke Prevention in A-Fib and Anticoagulant Therapy
Through interviews and animations explains how atrial fibrillation can cause stroke and why anticoagulation is so important. Discussion of: warfarin (Coumadin), the required [monthly] monitoring, interactions with food, alcohol and other drugs and the newer anticoagulants (NOACs). Developed in association with Boehringer Ingelheim [one manufacturer of the new NOACs]. (5:36)
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