The Official Journal of EuroPCR and the European Association of Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (EAPCI)

Expert review

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

Sign in to read and download the full article

Forgot your password?
No account yet? Sign up for free!
Create my pcr account

Join us for free and access thousands of articles from EuroIntervention, as well as presentations, videos, cases from

Read next article
How should I treat a misplaced self-expanding aortic bioprosthetic valve?