Fondaparinux was noninferior to enoxaparin for death, MI, and refractory ischemia but reduced bleeding in angina and non-STEMI

September 2006
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p31
Academic Journal
The article presents information on a clinical trial related to the use of the drugs fondaparinux and enoxaparin in patients suffering from acute coronary syndromes. It was found that in patients with non-STsegment elevation myocardial infarction (MI) or unstable angina, fondaparinux was noninferior to enoxaparin for reducing death, MI, and refractory ischemia.


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