Stroke prevention: the emerging strategies.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Warfarin prophylaxis in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation may be one of the most valuable public-health interventions. Barriers to its optimal utilization include wariness about bleeding complications and concern about age-related sensitivity to the drug. The risks, however, may be minimized by creation of anticoagulation clinics to ensure optimal dosing and follow-up.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McCrory, DC; Matchar, DB

Published Date

  • March 15, 1996

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 31 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 123 - 134

PubMed ID

  • 8595997

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2154-8331


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England