Title

Therapeutic Anticoagulation Delays Death in COVID-19 Patients: Cross-Sectional Analysis of a Prospective Cohort.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

9-26-2020

Publication Title

TH Open

Abstract

A hypercoagulable state has been described in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients. Others have reported a survival advantage with prophylactic anticoagulation (pAC) and therapeutic anticoagulation (tAC), but these retrospective analyses have important limitations such as confounding by indication. We studied the impact of tAC and pAC compared with no anticoagulation (AC) on time to death in COVID-19. We performed a cross-sectional analysis of 127 deceased COVID-19 patients and compared time to death in those who received tAC (

Volume

4

Issue

3

First Page

263

Last Page

270

DOI

10.1055/s-0040-1716721

ISSN

2512-9465

PubMed ID

32995704

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