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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Steinhubl, SR; Kastrati, A; Berger, PB 
Title:
Variation in the definitions of bleeding in clinical trials of patients with acute coronary syndromes and undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions and its impact on the apparent safety of antithrombotic drugs. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: This review compares and contrasts the various criteria used to characterize bleeding (particularly major bleeding) during recent studies of antithrombotic therapies in acute coronary syndromes (ACSs) and/or percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). METHODS: This review includes an analysis of recent large randomized clinical trials (published between January 2000 and September 2006; n> 3000 patients) evaluating antithrombotic drugs in patients with ACS or patients undergoing PCI wh...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Am Heart J 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
154 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
3-11 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0002-8703 
TUM Institution:
I. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik