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Latest CAT publications

Here you can access the latest research on CAT via a customised feed of abstracts of clinical papers published on PubMed. The combination of search terms providing the feed below is ‘cancer AND thrombosis’. This channel is sorted chronologically. To see more information about a given paper, click the ‘Preview Abstract’ button below, and this will reveal an expanded abstract.

Latest publications

06
OCT
2020

Increased D-dimer predicts the risk of cancer-associated recurrent venous thromboembolism and venous thromboembolism: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Meng Yang, Jiaqian Qi, Yaqiong Tang, Depei Wu, Yue Han

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04
OCT
2020

Outcome of intracranial bleeding managed with prothrombin complex concentrate in patients on direct factor Xa inhibitors or vitamin K antagonists

Roisin Bavalia, Rahat Abdoellakhan, Ludo F Beenen, M P A Brekelmans, Renske H Olie, Hugo Ten Cate, Menno V Huisman, Marieke Kruip, Saskia Middeldorp, Karina Meijer, Barbara A Hutten, Michiel Coppens

Intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) is the most feared complication of anticoagulation with a high mortality and morbidity. Before registration of a specific reversal agent for factor Xa inhibitors (FXa-I), international guidelines recommended prothrombin complex concentrate (PCC), which also is the specific reversal agent for vitamin K antagonists (VKA). In two contemporary cohorts, we compared clinical outcomes between patients with FXa-I and VKA related ICH treated with PCC between 2014 and 2018....

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Patient support

A range of materials to support your discussions on CAThrombosis with your patients.

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Risk calculator

Access a useful online tool via the link below to help you assess your patient’s VTE risk for their specific cancer.

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