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Combining aspirin and oral anticoagulants is unsafe in peripheral arterial disease

BMJ 2007; 335 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.335.7612.178-c (Published 26 July 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;335:178

People with atherosclerotic peripheral arteries have a high risk of cardiovascular complications such as stroke and heart attack. Antiplatelet agents help lower the risk, and researchers reasoned that adding an oral anticoagulant might lower it further. But the results of a …

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