This is the home RAT-i screen.
This is the information screen that appears on the first 5 starts.
Click the new red 'i' on the toolbar to view at any time.
First step is to set up RAT:
Click on the 'wrench' icon on the top left on the toolbar
You will see it above circled in red.    This will show the Setup screen.
Here is the Setup screen: There are 5 tabs across the top.
The 'Password' tab is displayed.
Setup a password for your PC.
This is important to protect your PC from unauthorized access.
Next time you open RAT you will see this screen
The 'Practice' tab is now displayed.
Enter your Practice name and clinicians, (useful when adding new patients)
The weekly clinic option is set to Tuesday.
This coordinates the review dates to the same day each week.
You can change the number of patients on of review list here.
The 'red magnet' icon on the toolbar will show the patient review list.
Patients overdue for their INR test always appear at the top of this list.
Option to change maximum review period after 5 normal INRs.
Mechanical prosthetic values have a maximum review of 6 weeks.
The second tab is Conditions set by default to the UK national guidelines.
Here are the DVT/PE ranges and treatment lengths.
The majority of Recurrent DVT/PE cases will be in the 'NOT on warfarin' indication.
These are the cardiac indications .
and finally coagulopathies
Translation option for New Zealand
This prints out advice in indigenous language for NZ Practices
You can setup a custom weblink.
This is accessible from the menu under 'Help'
You may occasionally get this update message.
RAT-i informs you when a new update is available for download.