Combining aspirin and oral anticoagulants is unsafe in peripheral arterial diseaseBMJ 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 …
Log in using your username and password
Log in through your institution
Register for a free trial to thebmj.com to receive unlimited access to all content on thebmj.com for 14 days.
Sign up for a free trial