Adel Alenazi

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Diagnostics Sciences, College Of Dentistry, Prince Sattam Bin Abdul Aziz University Alkarj, Saudi Arabia


  • Review   
    Dental Management of Patients on Chronic Oral Anticoagulants: A Review
    Author(s): Adel Alenazi

    Anticoagulants are prescribed to prevent and manage arterial and venous thrombi. These drugs have are associated with risk of increased bleeding time and also post-operative hemorrhage. Dental surgeons are always in dilemma on continuing the antiplatelet drugs on patients taking them while performing minimal procedures involving surgery orally. We present a review of frequently used anticoagulants focusing on the management of these patients while carrying minor oral surgical procedures... Read More»

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