cardiology
Arrhythmia

Monitoring DOAC levels not the answer

An increased risk of being rehospitalised for bleeding in people with non-valvular AF taking dabigatran compared to warfarin could be mitigated by monitoring drug plasma levels, researchers suggest. “Dabigatran works rapidly following its initiation; hence it may lead to more early-onset bleeds,” said Professor Chan, lead investigator on the study and Associate Professor in the department ...

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