direct oral anticoagulants

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Abstract Number: 211

HEPARIN INFUSION AFTER DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS: STRATEGIES FOR IMPROVING QUALITY AND SAFETY OF ELECTRONIC ORDER SETS

Background: Hospitalized patients receiving direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) sometimes require bridging with unfractionated heparin (UFH). Monitoring UFH with anti-Xa assays has been shown to correlate with better outcomes. However, DOACs interfere with anti-Xa assays resulting [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:54+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Innovations, Patient Safety|Comments Off on HEPARIN INFUSION AFTER DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS: STRATEGIES FOR IMPROVING QUALITY AND SAFETY OF ELECTRONIC ORDER SETS

HM2018 Abstract Number: 129

EFFECT OF ASPIRIN USE ON THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF THE DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS IN PATIENTS WITH NON-VALVULAR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS

Background: Over 6 million people in the US have a diagnosis of atrial fibrillation. Given the increased risk for stroke and systemic embolism, many patients are treated with direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) to reduce their [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:10:27+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on EFFECT OF ASPIRIN USE ON THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF THE DIRECT ORAL ANTICOAGULANTS IN PATIENTS WITH NON-VALVULAR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS