Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not offer LAAO (left atrial appendage occlusion) as an alternative to anticoagulation unless anticoagulation is contraindicated or not tolerated.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not offer LAAO (left atrial appendage occlusion) as an alternative to anticoagulation unless anticoagulation is contraindicated or not tolerated.
Interventions:
LAAO (left atrial appendage occlusion)

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Atrial fibrialltion: the management of atrial fibrillation (CG180)
Published date:
June 2014
Paragraph number:
1.5.20
Page number:
18

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