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Postings on Elderly

Postings for Patients & Caregivers Date Posted
Dabigatran Demystified What Warfarin Patients Should Know About this New February 2012
DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Awareness Month: DVT Awareness by Design February 2007
Anticoagulation Education and Reduced Bleeding in the Elderly October 2004

Postings for Healthcare Providers Date Posted
Silver Book: Atrial Fibrillation Fact Sheet August 2013
Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Strokes and Heart Attacks April 2009
Tinzaparin (Innohep) use associated with higher mortality rate in elderly December 2008
Warfarin more effective and at least as safe as low dose aspirin in elder September 2007
Bleeding rates are higher in those over 80 years old when started on warf September 2007
Should we be treating fewer patients with warfarin (Coumadin)? March 2007
DVT (Deep Vein Thrombosis) Awareness Month: DVT Awareness by Design February 2007
Atrial fibrillation (AF) more than twice as prevalent as thought - and it August 2006
Long-term warfarin may increase osteoporotic fractures in men but not wom March 2006
Anticoagulation Training Programs September 2005
New Study Supports INR of 2 to 3 for Elderly Patients with A. Fib. November 2004
Can Protected Carotid Artery Stenting Replace Surgical Endarterectomy? November 2004
Anticoagulation Education and Reduced Bleeding in the Elderly October 2004

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Is it Time to Tailor the Dose of Aspirin for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Events and Cancer? [Or…Why I changed my aspirin dosing schedule]

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