antithrombotic


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antithrombotic

(ˌæntɪθrɒmˈbɒtɪk)
adj
(Medicine) preventing the formation of blood clots
n
(Pharmacology) an antithrombotic drug
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antithrombotic

adj & n antitrombótico
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The optimal antithrombotic strategy for patients with NVAF and ACS undergoing PCI is still controversial, and the role of NOACs in this setting is poorly documented [10-14].
Thromboembolism in patients with AF results in stroke and death and can be decreased with appropriate use of antithrombotic therapy.
As in any other ICU patients, sepsis ranks first in causing coagulopathy followed by liver failure and antithrombotic drugs and renal failure.
Daily antithrombotic treatment that includes the warfarin (Coumadin[R]) alternative rivaroxaban (Xarelto[R]) appears to be more effective than aspirin alone in preventing heart attack and stroke in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) or peripheral artery disease (PAD), according to early results from the Cardiovascular Outcomes for People Using Anticoagulation Strategies (COMPASS) trial.
Of the patients in this retrospective cohort study, 30% weren't taking any form of antithrombotic therapy before their stroke, even though all of them had atrial fibrillation (AF) and most of them had additional risk factors.
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