Oral anticoagulants and the risk of intracranial hemorrhage.

Abstract

Iatrogenic intracerebralhemorrhage (ICH) isoneofthemostfeared complicationsofanticoagulation forpatientsandphysiciansandcan result in significant morbidity and mortality. The overall incidence of oral anticoagulant–related ICH (OAC-ICH) is 0.3% to 1.8% of patientsperyearwhoare takingwarfarin.1Mostof the literature todate hasoutlinedthebleeding… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.12180

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