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Expert Opinion / Interview · July 25, 2013

Anticoagulation in Pacemaker-Detected Atrial Fibrillation and the New Oral Anticoagulants

Written by
Stuart J Connolly MD, FRCPC

 

Additional Info

  1. Healey JS, Connolly SJ, Gold MR, et al. Subclinical Atrial Fibrillation and the Risk of Stroke. N Engl J Med. 2012;366(2):120-129.

  2. Agnelli G, Buller HR, Cohen A, et al. Apixaban for Extended Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism [published online ahead of print December 8, 2012]. N Engl J Med. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1207541.

  3. Connolly SJ. Randomized Comparison of the Effects of Two Doses of Dabigatran Etexilate on Clinical Outcomes Over 4.3 Years: Results of the Rely-able Double-blind Randomized Trial. Paper presented at: American Heart Association 2012 Scientific Sessions; November 4-6, 2012; Los Angeles, California. Session CS.04.

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