20-06-2016 | Arrhythmia | News | Article
Apixaban effective in polypharmacy setting
The superiority of apixaban over warfarin in patients with atrial fibrillation is maintained in those taking multiple medications, shows further analysis of the ARISTOTLE trial.
16-06-2016 | Stroke | News | Article
Global stroke burden largely due to preventable risk factors
More than 90% of the global stroke burden is attributable to modifiable risk factors and with behavioural and metabolic risk factors making the greatest contribution, controlling these could avert more than three-quarters of this burden.
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