Safety and efficacy of edoxaban similar to enoxaparin for hip fracture surgery
Safety and efficacy of edoxaban in patients undergoing hip fracture surgeryThromb Res. 2014 Jun;133(6):1016-22. doi: 10.1016/j.thromres.2014.03.009. Epub 2014 Mar 6.
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92 patients undergoing hip fracture surgery were randomized to receive postoperative thromboprophylaxis with either oral once-daily edoxaban or once- or twice-daily subcutaneous injections of enoxaparin. This study aimed to compare the safety and efficacy between these two anticoagulant therapies. Results indicated a comparable percentage of patients with a major or clinically relevant non-major b...
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