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Embolism

Known as: Embolism [Disease/Finding], Embolisms 
The blockage of a blood vessel lumen by air or solid material such as blood clot or other tissues (e.g., adipose tissue, cancer cells) that have… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Most patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) and risk factors for stroke require oral anticoagulation (OAC) to decrease the risk… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Coronary embolism is the underlying cause of 3% of acute coronary syndromes but is often not considered in the differential of… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
The role of inflammation in vascular disease is well recognized, involving dysregulation of both circulating immune cells as well… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) are recognized by evidence-based treatment guidelines as the first-line option for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Four new oral anticoagulants compare favourably with warfarin for stroke prevention in patients with atrial… Expand
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The use of warfarin reduces the rate of ischemic stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation but requires frequent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Vitamin K antagonists are highly effective in preventing stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation but have several… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Warfarin reduces the risk of stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation but increases the risk of hemorrhage and is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
WATER RELATIONS AND THE VULNERABLE PIPELINE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19 EARLY EFFORTS TO DETECT… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
Abstract The respiratory-distress syndrome in 12 patients was manifested by acute onset of tachypnœa, hypoxaemia, and loss of… Expand