TITLE

Idraparinux was noninferior to standard therapy for deep venous thrombosis but inferior for pulmonary embolism

PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2008, Vol. 148 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which examines the effectiveness of idraparinux in treating patients with deep venous thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE). For prevention of recurrent venous thromboembolism, study shows that idraparinux was noninferior to standard therapy in patients with DVT but was inferior to standard therapy in patients with PE.
ACCESSION #
28694452

 

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