Oral anticoagulation for pulmonary arterial hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis.

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BACKGROUND Uncertainty exists about the benefit of oral anticoagulation in the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), which is a lethal disease. We aimed to review and quantify the effect of oral anticoagulants in overall survival of PAH patients. METHODS We searched for randomized and observational studies that evaluated oral anticoagulants… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cjca.2014.04.016

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@article{Caldeira2014OralAF, title={Oral anticoagulation for pulmonary arterial hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis.}, author={Daniel Caldeira and Maria Jos{\'e} Loureiro and Jo{\~a}o Costa and F. J. V. Pinto and Joaquim J. Ferreira}, journal={The Canadian journal of cardiology}, year={2014}, volume={30 8}, pages={879-87} }