Applying Real World Evidence to Patient Care: NOAC Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation
August 15, 2019 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET
Evidence from real world studies on the effectiveness, safety, and dosing of non-vitamin-K oral anticoagulants (NOACs) provides crucial insights on the treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF). In this program, you will learn to assess the quality of these studies and compare the relevance, validity, and utility of the results to those of randomized controlled trials. Judicial assessment and appropriate incorporation of real world data into clinical practice can improve the care of your patients with AF and other conditions.
Director, Ochsner Diabetes Clinical Research Unit
Frank Riddick Diabetes Institute
Department of Endocrinology
Ochsner Medical Center
New Orleans, LA
Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research and Data Science (CARDS)
Providence Heart Institute
Providence St. Joseph Health
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Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer Alliance
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