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Table 1 Nephrologist responses, depending on stroke and fall risk, and history of GI bleed

From: Warfarin use in hemodialysis patients with atrial fibrillation: decisions based on uncertainty

Case CHADS2 CHADS-Vasc Hemodialysis GI bleed Risk for falls Likely to start warfarin (%) Unlikely to start warfarin (%) Uncertain (%)
1 2 3 No No No 80.4 3.6 16.1
2 2 3 Yes No No 50.0 14.3 35.7
3 5 6 Yes No No 76.7 3.6 19.6
4 5 8 Yes No Yes 23.2 28.6 48.2
5 5 8 Yes Yes No 48.2 8.9 42.9
6 5 8 Yes Yes Yes 3.6 67.9 28.6