Decision Aid Summary

Title Atrial Fibrillation Decision Support Tool.
Audience Primary care clinicians, cardiologists, NPs, PAs with their patients considering anticoagulant medications for atrial fibrillation.
Options included No medicine.
Aspirin.
Warfarin (Coumadin).
Apixaban (Eliquis).
Dabigatran (Pradaxa).
Rivaroxaban (Xarelto).
Year of last update or review 2015
Format Web, paper, Epic software (electronic health record) during clinician visit
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Jon Keevil, MD
Where was it developed? jkeevil@healthdecision.org
HealthDecision
United States
Health condition Atrial fibrillation
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English
Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:
7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
6 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2017-04-06.