Prolonged Infusions of Low-Dose Thrombolytics in Elderly Patients With Prosthetic Heart Valve Thrombosis


Gunduz S., Ozkan M., Yesin M., Kalcik M., Gursoy M. O. , Karakoyun S., ...More

CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS, vol.23, no.3, pp.241-247, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/1076029615609698
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND APPLIED THROMBOSIS-HEMOSTASIS
  • Page Numbers: pp.241-247

Abstract

Background: The outcomes of thrombolytic therapy (TT) in elderly patients with prosthetic valve thrombosis (PVT) have not been evaluated previously. We investigated the outcomes of low-dose and slow infusion TT strategies in elderly patients with PVT.