neurology
Stroke

NOACs compared on stroke prevention in AF patients with co-morbidities

Dabigatran, rivaroxaban and warfarin are similarly effective for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and multiple chronic conditions. The findings, from a retrospective US study of Medicare data, extend the evidence for oral anticoagulants in a higher risk group than is typically represented in randomised controlled trials. The study comprised almost 147,000 patients ...

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