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Anticoagulation monitoring services

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Stafford, L and Van Tienen, EC and Bereznicki, L and Peterson, GM, Anticoagulation monitoring services, Australian Pharmacist, 29, (3) pp. 221-225. ISSN 0728-4632 (2010) [Professional, Non Refereed Article]


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Copyright 2010 Pharmaceutical Society of Australia

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Abstract

Warfarin remains the gold standard oral anticoagulant for the prevention and treatment of thromboembolic disease. Effective warfarin management comprises: regular, accurate and patient-friendly International Normalised Ratio (INR) monitoring timely interpretation of the result and dosage adjustment when indicated, and management of any complications.

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Item Type:Professional, Non Refereed Article
Keywords:Warfarin, INR monitoring, INR testing, community pharmacy-based anticoagulation services
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Research Field:Basic Pharmacology
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Objective Field:Blood Disorders
Author:Stafford, L (Dr Leanne Chalmers)
Author:Van Tienen, EC (Mrs Ella van Tienen)
Author:Bereznicki, L (Professor Luke Bereznicki)
Author:Peterson, GM (Professor Gregory Peterson)
ID Code:64438
Year Published:2010
Deposited By:Pharmacy
Deposited On:2010-07-28
Last Modified:2013-04-04
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