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Study: 1 in 6 patients on new blood-thinning medications may not be receiving recommended dose

Study: 1 in 6 patients on new blood-thinning medications may not be receiving recommended dose

Therapeutic small molecules safely prevent blood clots without excessive bleeding

Therapeutic small molecules safely prevent blood clots without excessive bleeding

Delayed anticoagulation treatment for atrial fibrillation patients increases dementia risk, study finds

Delayed anticoagulation treatment for atrial fibrillation patients increases dementia risk, study finds

Low dose of alternative anticoagulant may help prevent stroke in hemodialysis patients

Low dose of alternative anticoagulant may help prevent stroke in hemodialysis patients

Researchers develop portable sensor for fast, accurate assessment of blood's clotting ability

Researchers develop portable sensor for fast, accurate assessment of blood's clotting ability

Study provides insight into available treatments for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation patients

Study provides insight into available treatments for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation patients

Novel antidote effective in quickly reversing acute anticoagulant-related bleeding

Novel antidote effective in quickly reversing acute anticoagulant-related bleeding

New oral anticoagulants offer same stroke prevention, but cause less intracranial bleeding than warfarin

New oral anticoagulants offer same stroke prevention, but cause less intracranial bleeding than warfarin

NOACs match warfarin for atrial fibrillation

NOACs match warfarin for atrial fibrillation

Apixaban effective in polypharmacy setting

Apixaban effective in polypharmacy setting

Worsening renal function linked to increased cardiovascular risk in AF

Worsening renal function linked to increased cardiovascular risk in AF

New oral blood thinners can decrease stroke risk in atrial fibrillation patients without frequent monitoring

New oral blood thinners can decrease stroke risk in atrial fibrillation patients without frequent monitoring

Primary care physicians often under- or over-estimate stroke and bleeding risk in AF patients

Primary care physicians often under- or over-estimate stroke and bleeding risk in AF patients

Educational program does not influence patients’ adherence to apixaban anticoagulant

Educational program does not influence patients’ adherence to apixaban anticoagulant

Normal coagulation tests used to check for side effect of internal bleeding may not be reliable

Normal coagulation tests used to check for side effect of internal bleeding may not be reliable

COPD associated with increased mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation, but not stroke

COPD associated with increased mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation, but not stroke

New blood thinner reduces stroke risk in patients with atrial fibrillation

New blood thinner reduces stroke risk in patients with atrial fibrillation

Studies presented at ASH meeting compare new, standard-of-care treatments for blood clots

Studies presented at ASH meeting compare new, standard-of-care treatments for blood clots

New guidance can help physicians determine best oral blood thinners for patients

New guidance can help physicians determine best oral blood thinners for patients

New supplement covers current knowledge and methods for management of AAICH

New supplement covers current knowledge and methods for management of AAICH