Rivaroxaban has similar safety, efficacy versus warfarin in older and younger nonvalvular afib patients
An accompanying editorial pointed out that “new oral anticoagulants may offer increased convenience for elderly patients, because of their more predictable pharmacologic profiles, a rapid onset of action, a broader therapeutic
less intensive regimens, “indicating no safe therapeutic window of TT in respect to bleeding risk,” the authors wrote, adding “TT should only be prescribed after careful evaluation of bleeding risks.” Clinicians
The research was funded by the drug's manufacturer, Durata Therapeutics.
The researchers wrote, “[O]ur findings suggest that the hemoglobin level, like other surrogates, is simply a marker of poor prognosis in heart failure rather than a therapeutic target.”.
Future work must involve further risk stratification and therapeutic interventions in perioperative hip fracture patients.
Supplicants would enter the snake-filled temple and hope for a god-given dream, which would be interpreted by the priests and developed into a therapeutic plan. ... Some therapeutics such as bloodletting or purging were sometimes included. If a patient
For patients with properly managed, prescribed opioid use without OUD, ICD-10-CM code Z79.891 for therapeutic long-term (current) use of opioid analgesics may be assigned. ... Code Z79.891 is also assigned for therapeutic methadone maintenance (with the
clinical scenarios such as valvular heart disease, perioperative evaluation and evaluation of thoracic aortic disease, andindications to better address evolving therapeutic options such as cardiac resynchronization therapy or treatment/follow-up
Editorialists commented that “The careful conduct of this blinded trial, in which patients in the warfarin group had good control of INR levels (mean time in the therapeutic range after a
Which of the following should be added to this patient's therapeutic regimen?