Coagulation and fibrinolysis in diabetes.

Abstract

Atherothrombotic complications are the main cause of mortality in subjects with diabetes. Premature atherosclerosis, increased platelet reactivity and activation of coagulation factors with associated hypofibrinolysis all contribute to increased cardiovascular risk in this population. Blood clot formation represents the last step in the atherothrombotic… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1479164110383723

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