More efficacious, equally safe: a meta-analysis comparing the safety of direct oral anticoagulants versus aspirin

  • Jeffrey Y. Bien
  • Derrick L. Tao
  • Molly M. Daughety
  • Thomas G. DeLoughery
  • Joseph J. Shatzel


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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

Research involving human and animal participants

No animals were used in this study. This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MedicineOregon Health & Science UniversityPortlandUSA
  2. 2.School of MedicineOregon Health & Science UniversityPortlandUSA
  3. 3.Division of Hematology and Medical OncologyOregon Health & Science University, Knight Cancer InstitutePortlandUSA

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