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Table 2 Association between local prescribing policy and prescribing of warfarin vs. DOACs

From: Trends in anticoagulant prescribing: a review of local policies in English primary care

 Prescriptions (DDD) (millions)p valueCramér’s V
Local policyWarfarinDOACsb
No11.15431.092< 0.0050.013
Warfarin2.4316.644
DOACa1.3744.205
  1. For policies accessed July – Aug 2019, and prescribing data spanning the same period
  2. aIncludes the categories “Apixaban,” “Rivaroxaban,” “Edoxaban”
  3. bIncludes prescriptions of all DOACs: apixaban, rivaroxaban, edoxaban, and dabigatran