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A Fib 5: Antithrombotics

Antiplatelets:

  • ASA
  • Clopidogrel

Anticoagulants:

  • Warfarin
  • Apixaban
  • Dabigatran
  • Rivaroxaban

Clotting Cascade:

File:Classical blood coagulation pathway.png

Clotting Factor Song, by Emily Anne Nagler:

Twelve, eleven, nine, it’s clotting factor time
8 and 9 to 10a 5, that’s how we stay alive

Don’t forget to say: the tissue factor way
7 to 7a helps 10 go to 10a

Then 2 to thrombin, and 1 to fibrin
And that’s how it ends