Mojca Božič-Mijovski

Dr. Mojca Božič-Mijovski is the Head of Laboratory for Haemostasis and Thrombosis at the University Medical Centre, Ljubljana, and is Assistant Professor in Haemostasis at the University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Pharmacy. She received her PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Medical Faculty (University of Ljubljana) and specialist degree in Medical Biochemistry at the Slovenian Ministry of Health. She is a member of the Scientific Board of the European and Mediterranean League against Thrombotic Diseases, member of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis and President of the Commission for Continuous Education at the Slovene Chamber of Laboratory Medicine. Her research in the field of thrombosis and haemostasis resulted in almost 30 articles published in peer-reviewed journals.

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Anticoagulant drugs are among the most frequently prescribed drugs in everyday clinical practice. In the past decades, several new direct oral anticoagulants were developed that changed the anticoagulant therapy landscape considerably. This book provides an extensive overview of all the known anticoagulants that can be useful for studying different aspects of the haemostatic system or as a starting point for new drug development. It is also a valuable tool for clinicians providing a description of the mode of action and management of therapy for anticoagulant drugs used in everyday clinical practice in different clinical settings, including direct oral anticoagulants dabigatran, rivaroxaban, apixaban and edoxaban.

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