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Webinar: Part 2: Optimising Anticoagulation For Stroke Prevention in Patients with NVAF - Switching from Warfarin to a NOAC 8-9pm

June 17, 2021

zoom online

Event Summary:

Part 2: Switching from Warfarin to a NOAC

 An interactive discussion on the latest recommendations for practical management of anticoagulation in patients with NVAF ( non-valvular atrial fibrillation)

Speaker: Lynne Garforth


  • Case study: following a patient who is switched from warfarin to apixaban
  • Key changes in the latest 2021 NICE guidance
  • The use of ORBIT as a bleeding risk score tool
  • DOACs as first-line treatment for newly diagnosed patients with NVAF
  • To discuss the option of switching to a DOAC in patients with NVAF who are already taking a VKA and are stable.


This promotional content has been organised and funded by Bristol Myers Squibb on behalf of the BMS/Pfizer Alliance. This is intended for UK Healthcare Professionals only. Treatment options will be discussed at this meeting. For Eliquis® (apixaban) prescribing information and adverse event reporting, please click here.


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