they don't require blood test monitoring, make patients with blood clots and atrial fibrillation less dependent on doctors' offices.
Another patient may have a relative with atrial fibrillation who had a stroke. ... Connolly SJ, Ezekowitz MD, Yusuf F, et al. Dabigatran versus warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation.
A new indication for apixaban (Eliquis), to reduce the risk of stroke and systemic embolism in patients with atrial fibrillation that is not caused by a heart valve problem. ... Safety and efficacy in patients with atrial fibrillation not caused by
Higher intake, they said, may beassociated with lower risk of overall CHDbut also a greater risk of atrial fibrillation,stroke and cancer.