antithrombotic


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

antithrombotic

 [an″te-throm-bot´ik]
1. preventing or interfering with the formation of thrombi.
2. an agent that has this effect, such as heparin or coumarin. See also anticoagulant and thrombolytic.

antithrombotic

/an·ti·throm·bot·ic/ (-throm-bot´ik)
1. preventing or interfering with the formation of thrombi.
2. an agent that so acts.

antithrombotic

[-thrombot′ik]
preventing or interfering with the formation of a thrombus or blood clotting.

antithrombotic

adjective Referring to an agent or effect that prevents or reduces thrombosis.
 
noun An agent that prevents or interferes with thrombosis; e.g., thrombolytic.

antithrombotic

Hematology adjective Referring to an agent or effect that prevents or reduces thrombosis noun An agent that prevents or interferes with thrombosis. See Heparin, Warfarin. Cf Thrombolytic.

antithrombotic

1. preventing or interfering with the formation of thrombi.
2. an agent that interferes with thrombus formation. See also antiplatelet drugs.
References in periodicals archive ?
A large fraction of heart failure patients are clear candidates for some form of antithrombotic therapy because they have is chemic disease, atrial fibrillation, or a visible clot in their heart.
Antithrombotic agents (B01A) Purchase of two (2) years, which is a technical description of the HD in Appendix 1.
Acquisition of antithrombotic drugs, broken down by lots 14, according to information on lots and specifications.
The contract is the purchase of medicines - Antithrombotic for the proper conduct of business within the hospital as - Information about lots.
Nonetheless, the two lead investigators for the studies gave their individual takes on the pros and cons of the drugs, which both met their primary efficacy end points of proven superiority to the standard antithrombotic drug, unfractionated heparin (UFH).
Now results of a new, retrospective analysis of HERS data suggest that statins may have exerted an antithrombotic action that diminished the prothrombotic effect of HRT.
Compliments Spire's Decathlon(TM) Gold antithrombotic, heparin-coated dialysis catheter
Contract notice: Antithrombotic agents (b01a) purchase.
The percentage of acute ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack patients receiving aspirin and clopidogrel as combination antithrombotic therapy increased significantly, from 13% to 20%, between the periods of December 2001 to February 2002 (study year 1) and February 2003 to March 2004 (study year 2), according to an analysis of data from nearly 2,200 stroke and transient ischemic attack patients at 34 U.
During a mean follow-up of 27 months, 64% of patients in the aspirin group were hospitalized, compared with 47% on warfarin and 48% on no antithrombotic therapy.
Generation of heat for antithrombotic and anti-cancer treatments