Female patients less likely to receive anticoagulants for AF
By Michael Woodhead
12 Feb 2020
Women being treated for AF are less likely to be prescribed appropriate antithrombotic therapy than male patients, a Tasmanian study has found. A retrospective study of 2090 patients (44.7% female) treated for AF at the Royal Hobart Hospital between 2011-2015 found that female patients with a high stroke risk were significantly less likely to receive ...