Here are some follow-up comments to Dr. Larry Brace's August 11, 2016 post about monitoring Plavix reversal with platelet concentrate.
Posts - Antiplatelet Therapy
Aug 15, 2016 11:20pm
Jul 21, 2016 4:46pm
Susequent to our 7/21/16 discussion of Pradaxa's effect on antiphospholipid antibody testing, Dr. J. S. also asked, "I read where one should not take Co Q-10 if they are on Coumadin (wonder why?). Does the same warning apply to Pradaxa or Xarelto?
Jun 29, 2016 7:21am
A June 24 Heartwire article in Medscape reports on the National Cardiovascular Disease Registry (NCDR) Practice Innovation and Clinical Excellence (PINNACLE) study. The study shows that 40% of participants with a CHA2DS2-VASc score of 2 or higher were treated with aspirin alone.