• Eliquis linked with lower risk for post-polypectomy bleeding

    13 days ago - By Healio

    Patients who received Eliquis were at lower risk for post-polypectomy bleeding and thromboembolism than those who received warfarin and other direct oral anticoagulants, according to study results.
    Francis KL Chan, from the department of medicine and therapeutics at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, and colleagues wrote that the difference among competing anticoagulants in terms of post-polypectomy bleeding risk has not been fully explored.
    “In this territory-wide population-based study, we aimed to evaluate the bleeding and thromboembolic risks after colonoscopic polypectomy among
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