Atrial Fibrillation: Detect, Perfect, Protect

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Patient Centred Anticoagulation Training 2017-2018 (various venues across Wessex)

Wessex  AHSN are pleased to be offering a series of evening sessions focusing on patient centred anticoagulation training. The aim of these sessions is to help GPs, Community Pharmacists and Practice Pharmacists to support patients prescribed anti... Find out more >


Starting Anticoagulation with Jack

Anticoagulants are prescribed to prevent harmful blood clots that can lead to stroke. They are designed to prevent or treat clots, but can increase the risk of bleeding. Patients and carers need advice and information about how these medicines wor... Find out more >


Optimising Anticoagulation in Atrial Fibrillation

Over the past year, the programme has seen fantastic engagement and results in its work to reduce stroke across Wessex through the use of anticoagulants in treating Atrial Fibrillation.  Two stakeholder and 30 further education and training events... Find out more >

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What is the concern about Atrial Fibrillation (AF)? By Sharron Gordon, Pharmacist Consultant Anticoagulation, Faculty Fellow of The Royal Pharmaceutical Society and Wessex AHSN AF leadAtrial Fibrilla...

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Starting Anticoagulation with Jack

Anticoagulants are prescribed to prevent harmful blood clots that can lead to stroke. They are designed to prevent or treat clots, but can increase the risk of bleeding. Patients and carers need ad...Read more >