Direct oral anticoagulants

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    Abstract

    This chapter reviews the new direct oral anticoagulants–thrombin inhibitor and Xa inhibitors. The specific drugs are reviewed as well as the specific indications–prevention and treatment of deep venous thrombosis, stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation, and then acute coronary syndrome. Finally, common issues such as monitoring and choosing the appropriate patient to use the drugs are reviewed.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationHemostasis and Thrombosis, Third Edition
    PublisherSpringer International Publishing
    Pages121-124
    Number of pages4
    ISBN (Electronic)9783319093123
    ISBN (Print)9783319093116
    DOIs
    StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Medicine(all)

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    DeLoughery, T. G. (2015). Direct oral anticoagulants. In Hemostasis and Thrombosis, Third Edition (pp. 121-124). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-09312-3_24