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Annals of Hematology

, Volume 90, Issue 10, pp 1225–1226 | Cite as

Long-term anticoagulation with fondaparinux in a patient with a mechanical heart valve

  • Michael Nagler
  • Michael Haslauer
  • Walter A. WuilleminEmail author
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Enoxaparin Fondaparinux Thromboembolic Complication Dalteparin Mechanical Heart Valve 
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Notes

Financial support

None.

Conflict of interest

Dr. Wuillemin reports receiving lecture honoraria and consulting fees from Bayer, GlaxoSmithKline, Pfizer and Sanofi-Aventis. Dr. Haslauer is an employee of GlaxoSmithKline. There is no other potential conflict of interest relevant to this article.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Nagler
    • 1
  • Michael Haslauer
    • 2
  • Walter A. Wuillemin
    • 1
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Division of Haematology and Central Haematology LaboratoryLuzerner KantonsspitalLucerne 16Switzerland
  2. 2.GlaxoSmithKline AGMünchenbuchseeSwitzerland
  3. 3.University of BerneBerneSwitzerland

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