The Laboratory & Direct, Non-Vitamin K Oral Anticoagulants

Sea Chase

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM

All Attendees

Clinical use of direct, non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants continues to rise. New guidelines recommend these agents as front-line therapy for a variety of coagulopathies. This session provides a broad overview of NOACs including naming conventions, mechanisms of action, current treatment guidelines, influence on laboratory testing, and reversal strategies.