DAPT+VKA combo linked to lower stroke risk, mortality in Afib after PCI with stent

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Takeaway 

  • Dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT)+vitamin K antagonist is linked with lower stroke, stent thrombosis, all-cause mortality in atrial fibrillation (Afib) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) vs DAPT alone but higher major bleeding risk.

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