Nonvitamin K-dependent oral anticoagulants (NOACs) in chronic kidney disease patients with atrial fibrillation.

Abstract

Atrial fibrillation (AF) represents the most common arrhythmia in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). As in the general population, in CKD patients AF is associated with an increased risk of thromboembolism and stroke. However, CKD patients, especially those on renal replacement therapy (RRT), also exhibit an increased risk of bleeding, especially… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.thromres.2017.04.027

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@article{Lullo2017NonvitaminKO, title={Nonvitamin K-dependent oral anticoagulants (NOACs) in chronic kidney disease patients with atrial fibrillation.}, author={Luca Di Lullo and Claudio Ronco and Mario Cozzolino and Domenico Russo and Luigi Russo and Biagio Raffaele Di Iorio and Antonio De Pascalis and Vincenzo Barbera and M. Galliani and Elio Vitaliano and Carlo Campana and Francesca Santoboni and Antonio Bellasi}, journal={Thrombosis research}, year={2017}, volume={155}, pages={38-47} }