TALKING TO PATIENTS ABOUT THEIR DISEASE & RISK

If patients and caregivers become more knowledgeable about nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and venous thromboembolism (VTE), they may be more likely to understand how important it is to adhere to treatment.

Here you will find tools to facilitate constructive dialogue with your patients, including:

NVAF PDF:

Understanding Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation (NVAF)

Leaflet about NVAF, including the types, symptoms, and common side effects of treatment.

VTE PDF:

Understanding Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

Leaflet about VTE (pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis), including causes, symptoms, and common side effects of treatment.

NVAF PDF:

Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation (NVAF) Discussion Guide

Guide for use with patients during visits to facilitate dialogue about their disease and treatment, including frequently asked questions about NVAF.

VTE PDF:

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Discussion Guide

Guide for use with patients during visits to facilitate dialogue about their disease and treatment, including frequently asked questions about VTE.

NVAF PDF:

Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation (NVAF) Patient Education Leaflet

Take-home leaflet to be shared with patients with important information about NVAF, including prevalence, risk factors, and lifestyle and treatment considerations.

VTE PDF:

Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Patient Education Leaflet

Take-home leaflet to be shared with patients with important information about VTE, including prevalence, risk factors, and lifestyle and treatment considerations.