Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter are both common conditions encountered by emergency physicians. Many of these patients do not require hospitalization and can be safely and effectively managed in an outpatient setting.
ACEP has developed an evidence-based pathway and bedside tool to aid in better assessment and management of these patients, thus ensuring that hospitalization rates can be reduced as appropriate patients are safely transitioned to outpatient care
Review the AFIB bedside tool before you answer the question.
Which of the following is not an accurate portrayal of some of the considerations codified in this decision pathway?
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