Gastrointestinal endoscopy in patients receiving novel direct oral anticoagulants: results from the prospective Dresden NOAC registry

@article{Heublein2017GastrointestinalEI,
  title={Gastrointestinal endoscopy in patients receiving novel direct oral anticoagulants: results from the prospective Dresden NOAC registry},
  author={Vera Heublein and Sven Pannach and Katharina Daschkow and Luise Tittl and Jan Beyer-Westendorf},
  journal={Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2017},
  volume={53},
  pages={236-246}
}
Patients receiving direct-acting, non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants (NOAC) frequently undergo gastrointestinal endoscopies (GIE) but little is known on the management and outcome of these interventions. With use of data from an ongoing, prospective, noninterventional registry of NOAC patients, the management and outcome of GIE were evaluated with use of… CONTINUE READING