DÄ internationalArchive18/2007Perioperative Bridging of Oral Anticoagulation Therapy

Review article

Perioperative Bridging of Oral Anticoagulation Therapy

Dtsch Arztebl 2007; 104(18): A-1237

Bauersachs, R M; Schellong, S; Haas, S; Gogarten, W; Riess, H; Omran, H

For technical reasons, the English full text will be published approximately two weeks after the German print edition has been published.

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