Introduction The increasing use of the direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) has provided clinicians and patients with alternatives to warfarin for the treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE), the prevention of cerebrovascular…
Robert C. Morell, MD, Immediate Past APSF Newsletter Editor-in-Chief, Reflects on Past Accomplishments
In October of 2016, Dr. Robert C. Morell bid the APSF farewell as he stepped down as the second editor-in-chief of the APSF Newsletter after 23 years of dedicated service…
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