Guidelines for the management of anticoagulant and antiplatelet therapy in patients undergoing endoscopic procedures

Veitch, A. M.; Baglin, P.; Gershlick, A. H.; Harnden, S. M.; Tighe, R.; Cairns, S.
September 2008
Gut;Sep2008, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p1322
Academic Journal
The article presents guidelines for the management of anticoagulant and antiplatelet therapy in patients undergoing endoscopic procedures. They include acute gastro-intestinal hemorrhage, low-risk and high-risk endoscopic procedures, and the discontinuation of clopidogrel therapy. The article details the preparation of the guidelines.


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