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Reducing residual thrombotic risk in patients with peripheral artery disease : impact of the COMPASS trial
Hernández, José Luis (Internal Medicine Department, Hospital Marqués de Valdecilla-IDIVAL, Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain)
Lozano, Francisco S (Department of Vascular Surgery, Hospital Clínico de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain)
Riambau, Vincent (Hospital Clínic i Provincial de Barcelona)
Almendro-Delia, Manuel (Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena (Sevilla, Andalusia))
Cosín-Sales, Juan (Cardiology Department, Hospital Arnau de Vilanova. Facultad de Medicina, Universidad CEU-Cardenal Herrena, Valencia, Spain)
Bellmunt-Montoya, Sergi (Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron)
Garcia-Alegria, Javier (Department of Medicine, Hospital Costa del Sol, Marbella, Spain)
Garcia-Moll, Xavier (Institut d'Investigació Biomèdica Sant Pau)
Gomez-Doblas, Juan José (Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Victoria (Màlaga, Andalusia))
Gonzalez-Juanatey, José R (Cardiology and Intensive Cardiac Care Department, University Hospital Santiago de Compostela, CIBERCV, Santiago de Compostela, Spain)
Suarez Fernández, Carmen (Instituto de Investigación Hospital Universitario de la Princesa)
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Data: 2020
Resum: Patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD) are at a high risk not only for the classical cardiovascular (CV) outcomes (major adverse cardiovascular events; MACE) but also for vascular limb events (major adverse limb events; MALE). Therefore, a comprehensive approach for these patients should include both goals. However, the traditional antithrombotic approach with only antiplatelet agents (single or dual antiplatelet therapy) does not sufficiently reduce the risk of recurrent thrombotic events. Importantly, the underlying cause of atherosclerosis in patients with PAD implies both platelet activation and the initiation and promotion of coagulation cascade, in which Factor Xa plays a key role. Therefore, to reduce residual vascular risk, it is necessary to address both targets. In the Cardiovascular Outcomes for People Using Anticoagulation Strategies (COMPASS) trial that included patients with stable atherosclerotic vascular disease, the rivaroxaban plus aspirin strategy (versus aspirin) markedly reduced the risk of both CV and limb outcomes, and related complications, with a good safety profile. In fact, the net clinical benefit outcome composed of MACE; MALE, including major amputation, and fatal or critical organ bleeding was significantly reduced by 28% with the COMPASS strategy, (hazard ratio: 0. 72; 95% confidence interval: 0. 59-0. 87). Therefore, the rivaroxaban plus aspirin approach provides comprehensive protection and should be considered for most patients with PAD at high risk of such events.
Nota: Altres ajuts: Writing and editorial assistance was funded by Bayer Hispania.
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Llengua: Anglès
Document: article ; article de revisió ; Versió publicada
Matèria: COMPASS ; Peripheral artery disease ; Residual risk ; Rivaroxaban
Publicat a: Drugs in Context, Vol. 9 (july 2020) , ISSN 1740-4398

DOI: 10.7573/dic.2020-5-5
PMID: 32699549

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