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Table 2 Bleeding characteristics (n = 88)

From: Characteristics of ambulatory anticoagulant adverse drug events: a descriptive study

Characteristic ADEs
No. (%)
Use of medications with increased bleeding risk 51 (58.0%)
   Aspirin 46
   Enoxaparin 6
   Clopidogrel 3
   Ibuprofen 4
   Heparin 1
   > 2 of above 9
Use of fresh frozen plasma 65 (73.9%)
Major bleeds 57 (64.8%)
Location of major and minor bleeds*  
   Intracranial hemorrhage 10
   Gastrointestinal 42
   Hematoma 6
   Hemoptysis 7
   Retroperitoneal 3
   Intra-articular 1
   Wound/incision site 6
   Other 18
  1. *An event may have more than one location of bleeding.