CURRENT CONCEPTS Management of Antithrombotic Therapy in Patients Undergoing Invasive Procedures

ArticleinNew England Journal of Medicine 368(22):2113-2124 · May 2013with167 Reads
Impact Factor: 55.87 · DOI: 10.1056/NEJMra1206531 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    When patients receiving anticoagulation therapy undergo invasive procedures, management requires an individualized assessment of the risk of bleeding versus the risk of thrombosis. This review explains management, including bridging anticoagulation for patients receiving warfarin.