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Safe practice for patients receiving anticoagulent therapy

Lankshear, Annette Jean ORCID:, Harden, Jane ORCID: and Simms, J. 2010. Safe practice for patients receiving anticoagulent therapy. Nursing Standard 24 (20) , pp. 47-54.

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Venous thrombolembolism, although largely preventable, continues to be a major cause of death in hospitalised patients. The anticoagulant drugs used to prevent and treat this condition require careful and knowlegeable management. Nurses working in acute and community settings have an important role in this process.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Healthcare Sciences
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
R Medicine > RT Nursing
Uncontrolled Keywords: Anticoagulants, deep vein thrombosis, heparin, pulmonary embolus, venous thromboembolism, warfarin
Publisher: RCN Publishing
ISSN: 0029-6570
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2022 12:45

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