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    • Comparing mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation who are receiving a direct-acting oral anticoagulant or warfarin: a meta-analysis of randomized trials 

      Liew, A.; O'Donnell, M.; Douketis, J. (Wiley-Blackwell, 2014-07-25)
      BackgroundIn patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation (AF), direct-acting oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are at least non-inferior to warfarin for the prevention of stroke and systemic embolism. The main objective of ...
    • Rationale, design and baseline characteristics of participants in the c ardiovascular o utco m es for p eople using a nticoagulation s trategie s (compass) trial 

      Bosch, Jackie; Eikelboom, John W.; Connolly, Stuart J.; Bruns, Nancy Cook; Lanius, Vivian; Yuan, Fei; Misselwitz, Frank; Chen, Edmond; Diaz, Rafael; Alings, Marco; Lonn, Eva M.; Widimsky, Petr; Hori, Masatsugu; Avezum, Alvaro; Piegas, Leopoldo S.; Bhatt, Deepak L.; Branch, Kelley R.H.; Probstfield, Jeffrey L.; Liang, Yan; Liu, Lisheng; Zhu, Jun; Maggioni, Aldo P.; Lopez-Jaramillo, Patricio; O'Donnell, Martin; Fox, Keith A.A.; Kakkar, Ajay; Parkhomenko, Alexander N.; Ertl, Georg; Störk, Stefan; Keltai, Katalin; Keltai, Matyas; Ryden, Lars; Dagenais, Gilles R.; Pogosova, Nana; Dans, Antonio L.; Lanas, Fernando; Commerford, Patrick J.; Torp-Pedersen, Christian; Guzik, Tomasz J.; Verhamme, Peter B.; Vinereanu, Dragos; Kim, Jae-Hyung; Ha, Jong-Won; Tonkin, Andrew M.; Varigos, John D.; Lewis, Basil S.; Felix, Camilo; Yusoff, Khalid; Steg, Philippe Gabriel; Aboyans, Victor; Metsarinne, Kaj P.; Anand, Sonia S.; Hart, Robert G.; Lamy, Andre; Moayyedi, Paul; Leong, Darryl P.; Sharma, Mukul; Yusuf, Salim (Elsevier BV, 2017-08-01)
      Background: Long-term aspirin prevents vascular events but is only modestly effective. Rivaroxaban alone or in combination with aspirin might be more effective than aspirin alone for vascular prevention in patients with ...
    • Rivaroxaban with or without aspirin in stable cardiovascular disease 

      Eikelboom, John W.; Connolly, Stuart J.; Bosch, Jackie; Dagenais, Gilles R.; Hart, Robert G.; Shestakovska, Olga; Diaz, Rafael; Alings, Marco; Lonn, Eva M.; Anand, Sonia S.; Widimsky, Petr; Hori, Masatsugu; Avezum, Alvaro; Piegas, Leopoldo S.; Branch, Kelley R.H.; Probstfield, Jeffrey; Bhatt, Deepak L.; Zhu, Jun; Liang, Yan; Maggioni, Aldo P.; Lopez-Jaramillo, Patricio; O’Donnell, Martin; Kakkar, Ajay; Fox, Keith A.A.; Parkhomenko, Alexander N.; Ertl, Georg; Störk, Stefan; Keltai, Matyas; Ryden, Lars; Pogosova, Nana; Dans, Antonio L.; Lanas, Fernando; Commerford, Patrick J.; Torp-Pedersen, Christian; Guzik, Tomek J.; Verhamme, Peter B.; Vinereanu, Dragos; Kim, Jae-Hyung; Tonkin, Andrew M.; Lewis, Basil S.; Felix, Camilo; Yusoff, Khalid; Steg, P. Gabriel; Metsarinne, Kaj P.; Cook Bruns, Nancy; Misselwitz, Frank; Chen, Edmond; Leong, Darryl; Yusuf, Salim (New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM/MMS), 2017-08-27)
      BACKGROUND We evaluated whether rivaroxaban alone or in combination with aspirin would be more effective than aspirin alone for secondary cardiovascular prevention. METHODS In this double-blind trial, we randomly assigned ...
    • Unsuspected pulmonary emboli in oncology patients undergoing routine computed tomography imaging 

      Browne, Ann Michelle; Cronin, Carmel Geraldine; English, Collette; NiMhuircheartaigh, Jennifer; Murphy, Joseph M.; Bruzzi, John F. (Elsevier BV, 2010-06-01)
      Introduction: Clinically unsuspected pulmonary embolism (PE) can be detected in oncology patients undergoing computed tomography (CT) imaging for reasons other than for PE diagnosis, but there is little prospective data ...