Clinical Trial Data Can Be Supplemented by Real-World Evidence: An Example for an Oral Anticoagulant in Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation at Risk of Stroke

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This article presents an example of how clinical trial data may be complemented by real-world evidence by reviewing pivotal clinical trial data for one direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC), along with an observational retrospective real-world database analysis that evaluated the effectiveness and safety of that DOAC in the real world.