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The use and adherence of oral anticoagulants in Primary Healthcare in Catalunya: a real-world data cohort study

Author
Giner-Soriano, M.; Cortes, J.; Gómez-Lumbreras, A.; Prat, O.; Quijada-Manuitt, M.; Morros, R.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
RESEARCH SQUARE
Date of publication
2019-12-16
First page
1
Last page
20
DOI
10.21203/rs.2.18729/v1
Repository
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URL
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Abstract
Background The use of direct oral anticoagulants (DOAC) for stroke prevention in non-valvular atrial fibrillation (NVAF) has not been previously assessed in our setting. We aimed to describe sociodemographic, comorbidities, co-medication and risk of thromboembolic events and bleeding in patients with NVAF initiating oral anticoagulants (OAC) for stroke prevention, and to estimate adherence and persistence to OAC. Methods Population-based cohort study including all NVAF adult patients initiating ...
Citation
Giner-Soriano, M. [et al.]. The use and adherence of oral anticoagulants in Primary Healthcare in Catalunya: a real-world data cohort study. "RESEARCH SQUARE", 16 Desembre 2019, p. 1-20.
Keywords
adherence, atrial fibrillation, electronic health records, oral anticoagulants, persistence
Group of research
GRBIO - Biostatistics and Bioinformatics Research Group

Participants

  • Giner Soriano, Maria  (author)
  • Cortes Martinez, Jordi  (author)
  • Gómez Lumbreras, Ainhoa  (author)
  • Prat Vallverdú, Oriol  (author)
  • Quijada Manuitt, Mª Angeles  (author)
  • Morros Padrós, Rosa  (author)

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