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ESCAT- Early self-controlled anticoagulation trial

  • Rainer Körfer
  • H. Körtke

Abstract

This paper presents the preliminary results of ESCAT, a randomized and prospective study to examine the viability of prothrombin home monitoring immediately after mechanical heart valve replacement.

Keywords

Valve Replacement Heart Valve Prosthetic Heart Valve Mechanical Heart Valve Prosthetic Device 
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© Dr. Dietrich Steikopff Verlag GmbH & Co. KG, Darmstadt 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rainer Körfer
    • 1
    • 2
  • H. Körtke
    • 1
  1. 1.Herzzentrum Nordrhein-WestfalenBad OeynhausenGermany
  2. 2.Klinik für Thorax- und KardiovaskularchirurgieHerzzentrum Nordrhein-WestfalenBad OeynhausenGermany

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