NOACs in the real world Join Dr Torben Larsen for a discussion of his comprehensive paper: Comparative effectiveness and safety of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants and warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation: propensity weighted nationwide cohort study. Latest update Time required CME credits Expiration date 12/07/2017 30 minutes Not available for CME credit 28/06/2018 Target audience This educational activity is designed for cardiologists, surgeons, primary care physicians, GPs, nurses and any other healthcare professional with an interest or role in atrial fibrillation management. Learning objectives After completing this activity, participants should:Describe real-world safety and efficacy data for oral anticoagulants in patients with atrial fibrillation Faculty disclosures Professor John Camm St George's University of LondonLondon, UK Advisor for: Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi SankyoConsultant (retained) for: Boehringer IngelheimReceived honoraria from: Bayer, Daiichi Sankyo, BMS-Pfizer Professor Torben Larsen Aalborg University HospitalAalborg, Denmark On speakers Bureau for: Bayer, BMS-Pfizer, Roche Diagnostics, Boehringer Ingelheim, MSD, AstraZeneca, Takeda PharmaDr Larsen’s institution has received honoraria from: Janssen Scientific Affairs, LLC, Boehringer Ingelheim Staff and reviewer disclosures ACHL staff, PCM Scientific staff, and others involved with the planning, development, and review of the content for this activity have no relevant affiliations or financial relationships to disclose. CME accreditation This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the Academy for Continued Healthcare Learning (ACHL) and PCM Scientific. ACHL is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.You are currently accessing the open non-accredited version of this module. If you wish to receive CME certification for this activity, please log-in or register to access the CME-accredited module. Financial support This independent educational activity is supported by funding from Boehringer Ingelheim. PCM Scientific is the medical education company acting as scientific secretariat and organiser for this programme.The activity is run at arm’s length from the financial supporter and all content is created by the faculty. No funder has had input into the content of the activity.