Year : 2013  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 59--64

Anti-platelet agents in pediatric cardiac practice


Sweta Mohanty, Balu Vaidyanathan 
 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Kochi, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
Balu Vaidyanathan
Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Kochi, Kerala - 682 041
India

Pediatric patients with a variety of congenital and acquired cardiac conditions receive antithrombotic therapy. Many of the indications are empirical, and have either not been proven in controlled studies or are extrapolated from adult studies. This article reviews the current available literature regarding the use of anti-platelet drugs in the pediatric cardiac population.


How to cite this article:
Mohanty S, Vaidyanathan B. Anti-platelet agents in pediatric cardiac practice.Ann Pediatr Card 2013;6:59-64


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Mohanty S, Vaidyanathan B. Anti-platelet agents in pediatric cardiac practice. Ann Pediatr Card [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Sep 25 ];6:59-64
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