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How to manage antithrombotic treatment during percutaneous coronary interventions in patients receiving long-term oral anticoagulation: to "bridge" or not to "bridge"?

EuroIntervention 2010;6:520-526 published online ahead of print August 2010.

1. Department of Medicine, Turku University Hospital, Turku, Finland; 2. Department of Medicine III, Martin Luther University, Halle, Germany; 3. Division of Cardiology & Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Maggiore Hospital, Bologna, Italy; 4. Depart

Aims: The management of patients on long-term oral anticoagulation and referred for percutaneous coronary interventions represents a substantial challenge to the physician who must balance

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