Guideline for Reversal of Antithrombotics in Intracranial Hemorrhage

Written by Alex Chen, MD

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The table below summarizes the recommendations for adult patients on anti-thrombotic agents with intracranial hemorrhage (both spontaneous and traumatic). This will be focused on ED management.

Why does this matter?
Ummm…it’s an anticoagulated head bleed.

Here is your go to reference to stop bleeding in patients with intracranial hemorrhage
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Adapted from cited article

Adapted from cited article

Source
Guideline for Reversal of Antithrombotics in Intracranial Hemorrhage: Executive Summary. A Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the Neurocritical Care Society and the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Crit Care Med. 2016 Dec;44(12):2251-2257.

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