Which patients with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndrome (unstable angina and NSTEMI) should receive anticoagulant therapy?

Updated: May 07, 2019
  • Author: A Maziar Zafari, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA; Chief Editor: Eric H Yang, MD  more...
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Anticoagulant agents are recommended to be given to all patients with NSTE-ACS, regardless of the initial treatment strategy, in addition to antiplatelet therapy. The following agents may be considered as treatment options from this group of medications.


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