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Self-Management of Warfarin (SMW): An Approach to Increase Patient Engagement in Care
Nursing Faculty Publications
  • Kerry A. Milner, Sacred Heart University
  • Kathleen Bonaventura, Cardiac Specialists, Yale New Haven Health Systems
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
7-1-2017
Disciplines
Abstract
This article provides an overview of self-management of warfarin (SMW), an approach that increases patient engagement in anticoagulant management that results in better clinical outcomes. The implementation process for SMW, patient SMW training, and the evaluation of clinical outcomes are described.
DOI
10.1016/j.nurpra.2017.06.016
Citation Information
Milner, K.A., Bonaventura, K.R. (2017). Self-management of Warfarin (SMW): An approach to increase patient engagement in care. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners. E-pub ahead of print. doi:10.1016/j.nurpra.2017.06.016