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Recent data and perspectives of antithrombotic therapy in patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) are highlighted. The main statements of current Russian and international guidelines about thromboembolic events prevention in AF patients are presented. Special attention paid to new agents for oral anticoagulation therapy , last information about their efficacy , safety and potential of application.

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Ya. P. Dovgalevskiy
Saratov Research Institute for Cardiology
Russian Federation

L. E. Kuvshinova
Saratov Research Institute for Cardiology
Russian Federation

I. V. Graifer
Saratov Research Institute for Cardiology
Russian Federation

N. V. Furman
Saratov Research Institute for Cardiology
Russian Federation

P. Ya. Dovgalevskiy
Saratov Research Institute for Cardiology
Russian Federation


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Dovgalevskiy Y.P., Kuvshinova L.E., Graifer I.V., Furman N.V., Dovgalevskiy P.Y. ANTITHROMBOTIC THERAPY IN ATRIAL FIBRILLATION: RECENT APPROACHES AND NEAR PERSPECTIVES. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2011;7(5):628-636. (In Russ.)

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