Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not offer stroke prevention therapy to people aged under 65 years with atrial fibrillation and no risk factors other than their sex (that is, very low risk of stroke equating to a CHA2DS2-VASc score of 0 for men or 1 for women).

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not offer stroke prevention therapy to people aged under 65 years with atrial fibrillation and no risk factors other than their sex (that is, very low risk of stroke equating to a CHA2DS2-VASc score of 0 for men or 1 for women).
Interventions:
stroke prevention therapy

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Atrial fibrillation: the management of atrial fibrillation (CG180)
Published date:
June 2014
Paragraph number:
1.5.1
Page number:
13

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