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High-risk Antimicrobial Prescriptions Among Ambulatory Patients on Warfarin

Abstract
What is known
Warfarin is a potent anti-coagulant with many drug-drug interactions, including antimicrobials. There is limited data on the frequency of prescription of high-risk antimicrobials to patients on warfarin.
Objective
To examine the frequency of prescriptions for potentially interacting antimicrobials in ambulatory patients on warfarin, and the impact of warfarin on the prescription of high-risk antimicrobials.

Published: 2018-04-03

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