I (Geo) had the pleasure of meeting Santosh Kadel, MS MLS at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston on Thursday, August 9, 2018 while participating in the UTMB Department of Clinical Laboratory Science "Brown Bag" seminar series.
Posts - Antiplatelet Therapy
Aug 13, 2018 6:51am
Aug 15, 2016 11:20pm
Here are some follow-up comments to Dr. Larry Brace's August 11, 2016 post about monitoring Plavix reversal with platelet concentrate.
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.