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Table 4 Clinical Factors

From: Education and practice gaps on atrial fibrillation and anticoagulation: a survey of cardiovascular nurses

Variable (Clinical Factor) n (%)
Estimated prevalence of AF in CHF
 • Less than 25 %  • 25–50 %  • 51–75 %  • 76 % or more 3 (6) 29 (54) 19 (35) 3 (6)
Have cared for a patient with AF who has experienced an ICH whilst receiving anticoagulation 27 (50 %)
Have cared for a patient with AF who has experienced a stroke whilst not receiving anticoagulation 39 (74 %)
Actively involved in MDT discussions when making treatment decisions on anticoagulation management with patients with AF 25 (46 %)