Review of new oral anticoagulants

Lindsay Frye, Heather Katz, Natasha Bray, Barry Berman

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    Abstract

    New oral anticoagulants have been developed over the past several years. These include the factor Xa inhibitors and direct thrombin inhibitors. These anticoagulants have been tested for safety and efficacy against standard therapies including subcutaneous enoxaparin or oral warfarin. The following is a review of pertinent trials comparing the new oral anticoagulants to standard therapy.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)8-15
    Number of pages8
    JournalOsteopathic Family Physician
    Volume7
    Issue number3
    StatePublished - 1 May 2015

    Keywords

    • Anticoagulation
    • Atrial fibrillation
    • Deep vein thrombosis
    • Pulmonary embolus
    • Warfarin

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    Frye, L., Katz, H., Bray, N., & Berman, B. (2015). Review of new oral anticoagulants. Osteopathic Family Physician, 7(3), 8-15.