Thromboprophylaxis and obstetric management of the antiphospholipid syndrome.

@article{Espinosa2009ThromboprophylaxisAO,
  title={Thromboprophylaxis and obstetric management of the antiphospholipid syndrome.},
  author={Gerard Espinosa and Ricard Cervera},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={601-14}
}
There is consensus in treating patients with antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and first venous thrombosis with oral anticoagulation to a target international normalized ratio of 2.0 - 3.0. A recent systematic review recommended a target international normalized ratio > 3.0 in the group of patients with APS and arterial thrombosis. The approach for women with… CONTINUE READING