Comparison of the effects of warfarin and heparin on bleeding caused by dental extraction: a clinical study.

@article{Karsl2011ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the effects of warfarin and heparin on bleeding caused by dental extraction: a clinical study.},
  author={Ebru Deniz Karslı and {\"O}zg{\"u}r Erdoğan and Emin Esen and Esmeray Acart{\"u}rk},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  year={2011},
  volume={69 10},
  pages={2500-7}
}
PURPOSE Replacement of warfarin with heparin for dental extractions in patients on long-term warfarin therapy is associated with wasted time, consumed labor, and increased treatment expenses. The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety of dental extraction without altering the warfarin regimen in patients with an international normalized ratio from 1 to 4. PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty patients who underwent tooth extraction were divided into 4 groups: continuation of warfarin without… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
5 Citations
24 References
Similar Papers

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 24 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…