Use of Warfarin at Discharge Among Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation in China.

@article{Yang2016UseOW,
  title={Use of Warfarin at Discharge Among Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation in China.},
  author={Xiaomeng Yang and Zixiao Li and Xingquan Zhao and Chunjuan Wang and Liping Liu and Chunxue Wang and Yuesong Pan and Hao Li and David Z. W. Wang and Robert G. Hart and Yongjun Wang},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2016},
  volume={47 2},
  pages={464-70}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Guidelines recommend oral anticoagulation for ischemic stroke patients with atrial fibrillation, and previous studies have shown the underuse of anticoagulation for these patients in China. We sought to explore the underlying reasons and factors that currently affect the use of warfarin in China. METHODS From June 2012 to January 2013, 19 604 patients with acute ischemic stroke were admitted to 219 urban hospitals voluntarily participating in the China National Stroke… CONTINUE READING
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