Living with AF

A patient describes several stroke events related to atrial fibrillation- even while on warfarin.

NOAC local policy

The NOAC Steering group was formed by a group of clinicians and a Pharmacist in 2012 at the Royal Surrey County Hospital in order to provide guidance on use of a new anticoagulant drugs. After a year of consultation their first guideline for local use has…


For patients who have intermittent or paroxysmal atrial fibrillation there is an option to use a novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC) in the event of developing atrial fibrillation that lasts greater than 24 hours. There are no clinical trial data yet availabl…