5/17/2013

Treating patients with low-intensity warfarin for six weeks before total hip arthroplasty was associated with low incidence of bleeding and symptomatic venous thromboembolism in the next three months, according to a study in the journal Thrombosis Research. "Low-intensity warfarin should be considered in future studies to identify the regimen that optimally balances risk of bleeding and symptomatic venous thromboembolism in a real world setting," the authors concluded.

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