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Health Disparities in Diagnosis and Treatment of Patients With Thrombotic Conditions

  1. Which of the following group of patients has the highest rate of venous thromboembolism (VTE) recurrence?
    East Asian
  2. A 66-year old male patient of East Asian descent with atrial fibrillation is placed on warfarin for stroke prevention. Although usually well-tolerated, he experiences an intracranial hemorrhage (ICH).
    What is the best way to treat this patient at this time?
    Lower international normalized ratio (INR) range
    Lower the dose
    Switch to a DOAC