Our August, 2019 Quick Question, suggested by frequent contributor, Dave McGlasson, demonstrated the variability in clinical antithrombotic therapy bridging policies when a patient requires a procedure. Here is the question and answers provided by 70 participants:
Posts - Anticoagulant Therapy
Aug 31, 2019 9:48am
Aug 30, 2019 4:54pm
According to an August 28, 2019 Medscape post, according to pooled PARTNER 2 results, early anticoagulation was independently associated with fewer strokes after surgical valve replacement (hazard ratio, 0.17; P = .006) but with more minor bleeding after transcatheter valve replacement (HR, 1.72; P = .01).
Jul 31, 2019 8:11am
The July, 2019 issue of CAP Today offers an article describing hemostasis testing for patients on DOACs by Dr. Dorothy M. Adcock, Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President, LabCorp. Tap or click here for "What is the Impact of Direct Oral Anticoagulants?"
Jul 6, 2019 1:26pm
George received a series of questions about vitamin K kinetics from colleague and friend Catherine N. Otto, MLS, PhD, Rutgers University. Dr. Otto is assisting a Nutrition Science colleague.