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Coagulation Test in Oral Anticoagulant Therapy

20:00 EDT 13 Sep 2018 | JAMA

A 74-year-old man taking rivaroxaban for atrial fibrillation developed a subdural hematoma and had an elevated prothrombin time (PT) with normal activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) and platelets prior to planned surgical evacuation. How do you interpret the results?

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