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DOACs show promise over heparin injections in meta-analysis comparing cancer-associated VTE...

A recent meta-analysis found that direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) appear to be a “reasonable alternative” to low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) for the treatment...
Human colorectal cancer cells

Virtual ACC: Caravaggio study confirms noninferiority of apixaban to heparin for...

It has been found that oral apixaban is noninferior to subcutaneous dalteparin for the treatment of cancer-related venous thromboembolism (VTE), as revealed by Giancarlo...
Steven Dean lymphoedema

Chronic venous insufficiency identified as a leading cause of lower extremity...

A retrospective analysis of patients diagnosed with lower extremity lymphoedema, and treated in a cancer-affiliated physical therapy department, has found that chronic venous insufficiency...

Cancer-associated VTE trial sees “lower rate of recurrent VTE with edoxaban...

Daiichi Sanyoko has announced the results from their Hokusai-VTE CANCER trial evaluating the direct oral anticoagulant edoxaban for treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in...