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Polypharmacy is associated with an increased risk of bleeding in elderly patients with venous thromboembolism

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Leiss, Waltraud
Méan, Marie
Jaeger, Kurt
Beer, Hans-Jürg
Osterwalder, Joseph
Frauchiger, Beat
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Published in Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2015, vol. 30, no. 1, p. 17-24
Abstract Polypharmacy, defined as the concomitant use of multiple medications, is very common in the elderly and may trigger drug-drug interactions and increase the risk of falls in patients receiving vitamin K antagonists.
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Research group La maladie thromboembolique veineuse (808)
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LEISS, Waltraud et al. Polypharmacy is associated with an increased risk of bleeding in elderly patients with venous thromboembolism. In: Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2015, vol. 30, n° 1, p. 17-24. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:73904

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