Peri-Procedural Bleeding and Thromboembolic Events With Dabigatran Compared to Warfarin: Results From the RE-LY Randomized Trial

Study Questions:

When patients anticoagulated for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation undergo surgery or invasive procedures, what is the periprocedural risk of bleeding and thromboembolic events associated with dabigatran compared to warfarin?