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Direct Oral Anticoagulant (DOAC) Monitoring Checklist Reference Tables
DOACs are newer blood thinners that are being used increasingly in patients with atrial fibrillation to prevent stroke. The DOAC monitoring tool will provide a user-friendly road map for health care professionals on how to monitor patients who are receiving the newer blood thinners so that their risks of both stroke and bleeding are minimized.