Real-world study looks at bleeding with dabigatran

Risks of haemorrhage in older patients with atrial fibrillation are significantly lower with dabigatran compared with warfarin, according to a real-world study from New Zealand.

Researchers from the University of Otago looked at almost 5,000 AF patients on dabigatran and a similarly sized matched cohort on warfarin.

They found an annual incidence rate for any haemorrhage of 5.1% with

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