1208 - Oral Anticoagulants and Dental Procedures
Author/Editor: Ashley N. Castelvecchi, PharmD & Lamonica N. Crump, PharmD
Anticoagulants and antiplatelet medications are commonly used for a variety of conditions. The management of these agents prior to dental procedures can be complex due to the potential for prolonged bleeding times. Learn about anticoagulants and antiplatelet therapies available in the United States as well as the recommended management of these agents prior to dental procedures.
CE Credits: 2
Original Release Date: 2012; Review Date: 2021; Expiration Date: 2024