Deaths associated with warfarin in elderly patients.


Journal Article (Academic article)

The four cases presented illustrate fatal errors in the management of elderly patients at different stages in the chain of their anticoagulation treatment. As indications for anticoagulation increase in the elderly, more care needs to be taken.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Reardon, M; Burns, B; Brewer, B; O'Sullivan, JP

Published Date

  • 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 49 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 322 - 323

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0007-0947

Conference Location

  • england