STEMIs and Coumadin: Are they an unsafe combination?
Journal: Catheterization And Cardiovascular Interventions : Official Journal Of The Society For Cardiac Angiography & Interventions
Therapeutic anticoagulation may be a surrogate marker for increased MACE in the setting of a STEMI. Consideration should be given to transradial access for patients on anticoagulation. Triple therapy (DAPT plus anticoagulant) should be minimized.