Arrhythmias: Apixaban triumphs over aspirin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation

@article{King2011ArrhythmiasAT,
  title={Arrhythmias: Apixaban triumphs over aspirin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation},
  author={Alexandra King},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cardiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={8},
  pages={181-181}
}
Apixaban triumphs over aspirin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial fibrillation The investigational factor Xa inhibitor apixaban is superior to aspirin for the prevention of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), and does not increase the risk of bleeding. These findings from the AVERROES trial, which were first presented at the… CONTINUE READING