The risk of stroke associated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs among atrial fibrillation patients. Retrospective cohort study.
- In: Poster presentation
- At: Seoul (South Korea) (2017)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: POS-PPR-008
- By: LIU, Chia-Hao (National Taiwan University, school of pharmacy, New Taipei City, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Zhen-Fang LIN: school of pharmacy, National Taiwan University, Taipei Pharmacists Association,
Chia-Hao LIU: school of pharmacy, National Taiwan University, Taipei Pharmacists Association,
BackgroundA great amount of observational studies imply that the selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor and traditional nonselective non-aspirin NSAIDs are related to higher risk of vascular events such as myocardial infarction, thromboembolism and stroke. Atrial fibrillation may increase the opportunity to cause thromboembolism and stroke. Stroke.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
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