This meta-analysis shows an increased association of thromboembolic
disease with third-generation OCs compared with second-generation pills.
Recent clinical trials have demonstrated increased thromboembolic
risks and decreased survival in that circumstance.
He and his associates at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, used medical records to identify the rates of bleeding and venous thromboembolic
events in patients who underwent laparoscopic and open gastric bypass surgery between 1995 and 2005.
According to GC Pharma, GCC-4401C is an investigational oral Factor Xa inhibitor anticoagulant, which has currently completed Phase I clinical development in the US for the prevention and treatment of thromboembolic
Comparison of baseline data in the chronic thromboembolic
pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary arterial hypertension groups
Although SRNS patients are at a higher risk of developing thromboembolic
complications, sagittal sinus and intracardiac thrombosis are rarely observed.
The patients were monitored for between 30 and 37 days following the surgery to assess for possible arterial thromboembolic
events, including stroke, TIA, and systemic embolism.
Earlier studies have found some evidence that short aPTTs are related to a higher incidence of thromboembolic
ATLANTA--Riociguat, a novel first-in-class guanylate cyclase stimulator, significantly improved 6-minute walk distance in patients with inoperable chronic thromboembolic
pulmonary hypertension as well as in patients with symptomatic pulmonary arterial hypertension.
Chapters then focus on pulmonary arterial hypertension and its pathology and genetics, exercise testing, biomarkers, lung transplantation, and medical treatment; drug and toxin-induced pulmonary arterial hypertension; the complications of connective tissue disorders and interstitial and granulomatous lung diseases; the relationship to HIV and other viral infections, sickle cell disease, left heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, schistosomiasis, and congenital heart diseases; and high-altitude and chronic thromboembolic