Author Verified
ACE Report #8036
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Incidence of arterial thrombosis after administration of NOACs and LMWH in TKA and THA

Study Type:Meta analysis
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Post-operative arterial thrombosis with non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants after total hip or knee arthroplasty

Thromb Haemost. 2015 Jul 28;114(2):237-44

Contributing Authors: A Squizzato F Lussana M Cattaneo

Did you know you're eligible to earn 0.5 CME credits for reading this report? Click Here


11 randomized controlled trials with 31,319 patients undergoing total knee or hip replacement and receiving either low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) or non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis were included in this meta-analysis. The analysis was conducted in order to assess the incidence of postoperative arterial thrombosis (AT) following admin...

CME Image

Continuing Medical Education Credits

You could be earning 0.5 CME credits for each report you read.


Please Login or Join to leave comments.