[Anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy in dermatology].

@article{Bassas2009AnticoagulationAA,
  title={[Anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy in dermatology].},
  author={Patricia Bassas and Ram{\'o}n Bartralot and Vicente Garc{\'i}a-Patos},
  journal={Actas dermo-sifiliograficas},
  year={2009},
  volume={100 1},
  pages={7-16}
}
An increasing number of patients who are receiving anticoagulation or antiplatelet therapy require cutaneous surgery. Such pharmacotherapies are usually suspended based on experience in gynecologic, thoracic, and abdominal surgery. However, this practice may increase the risk of suffering a thromboembolic event. We review perioperative management of… CONTINUE READING