Posts - Anticoagulant Therapy

Feb 24, 2018 5:05pm
George communicated with an acquaintance who experienced Coumadin therapy a few years ago and, subsequent to a new DVT , is now on Xarelto. He notes that minor cuts bleed longer and more profusely when on Xarelto compared to Coumadin. Can any of our subscribers confirm this?
Feb 19, 2018 12:38am
From Dave McGlasson, does anyone have a reference on why a geometric mean is used in the INR calculation?  Since we are using 20–30 normal subjects to calculate the mean PT
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Jan 11, 2018 7:33pm
We've had a number of discussions comparing point of care PT/INR
Nov 2, 2017 11:41am
George has been communicating with Drs. Elaine Keohane (Rutgers) and Larry Smith (Abbott) about how long to wait after a thrombotic event to collect a specimen for a thrombosis risk profile.