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DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS LINKED WITH HIGHER BLEEDING RISK IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

17:00 EDT 12 Jul 2018 | American Society of Nephrology

Compared with warfarin use, direct oral anticoagulant use was linked with a 23% higher risk of bleeding in patients with chronic kidney disease. There was no difference between direct oral anticoagulant and warfarin users in benefits from prevention of ischemic stroke.

Original Article: DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS LINKED WITH HIGHER BLEEDING RISK IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

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