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 London
    London, UK

    • Advisor for: Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi Sankyo
    • Consultant (retained) for: Boehringer Ingelheim
    • Received honoraria from: Bayer, Daiichi Sankyo, BMS-Pfizer

    Professor Torben Larsen

    Aalborg University Hospital
    Aalborg, Denmark

    • On speakers Bureau for: Bayer, BMS-Pfizer, Roche Diagnostics, Boehringer Ingelheim, MSD, AstraZeneca, Takeda Pharma
    • Dr 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.

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  • 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.