TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Veitch, A. M.; Baglin, P.; Gershlick, A. H.; Harnden, S. M.; Tighe, R.; Cairns, S.
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Gut;Sep2008, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p1322
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
34310430

 

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