Meta-Analysis of Gender Differences in Residual Stroke Risk and Major Bleeding in Patients With Non-Valvular Atrial Fibrillation Treated With Oral Anticoagulants

Study Questions:

What is the effect of gender on residual risk of cerebrovascular accident/systemic embolism (CVA/SE) and major bleeding outcomes in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation (AF) treated with either warfarin or novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs)?