Living with AFib: Drugs & Pacemakers


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What does a patient need to do while taking Coumadin for atrial fibrillation?

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1. What is the biggest complication with anticoagulant therapy?

2. Diltiazem is sometimes prescribed for atrial fibrillation. Why?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What is AFib? To see what you know about this condition and ways people can live with it, make your way through the quiz/worksheet combo.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools help you figure out how much you know about:

  • The biggest complication with anticoagulant therapy
  • Something that can be used as an anti-arrhythmia drug when treating atrial fibrillation
  • What a patient needs to do while taking Coumadin for AFib
  • Why diltiazem is sometimes prescribed for AFib
  • Other ways to treat this condition

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on living with AFib
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about why diltiazem is used for AFib
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the biggest problem with anticoagulant therapy and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To learn more, use the lesson called Living with AFib: Drugs & Pacemakers. Use this lesson to:

  • Review symptoms of AFib
  • Determine why AFib occurs
  • Identify effective medications used to treat this condition