Early transition to DOAC after PE appears safe

An early switch from heparin to a DOAC following standard clinical assessment is effective and safe in adult patients with intermediate-risk pulmonary embolism. In a single arm phase 4 study across 42 hospitals and nine European countries, 402 patients received 72 hours of low-molecular-weight or unfractionated heparin before consideration of switching to 150 mg twice-daily ...

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