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Diagnósticos e intervenções de enfermagem aos pacientes em terapia anticoagulante.
Patients under treatment with oral anticoagulants present specific needs for which nursing care plays an important role, especially to prevent complications. The present review was carried out aiming at discussing nursing ...
Anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation: Underutilization in a Brazilian tertiary outpatient clinic
(Clinical Cardiology Publ Co, 2004-11-01)
Despite a clear benefit of anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation for the prevention of stroke, treatment rates are disappointingly low in clinical practice in the industrialized countries. This survey ...
Acute cor pulmonale from saddle pulmonary embolism in a patient with previous COVID-19: should we prolong prophylactic anticoagulation?
Severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is known to be associated with a heightened risk of thromboembolism. However, the risk associated with mild and moderate illness from COVID-19 is unknown, and there is no current ...
Management of anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists in a tertiary hospital outpatient clinic
Severe hemorrhagic corpus luteum complicating anticoagulation in antiphospholipid syndrome
(SAGE PUBLICATIONS LTD, 2011)
Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is a disorder of coagulation that causes thrombosis as well as pregnancy-related complications, occurring due to the autoimmune production of antibodies against phospholipid. Full anticoagulation ...
Highlights from the I international symposium of thrombosis and anticoagulation in internal medicine, October 23–25, 2008, Sao Paulo, Brazil
The importance of thrombosis and anticoagulation in clinical practice is rooted firmly in several fundamental constructs that can be applied both broadly and globally. Awareness and the appropriate use of anticoagulant ...
Frequency of thrombophilia determinant factors in patients with livedoid vasculopathy and treatment with anticoagulant drugs - a prospective study
Background Livedoid vasculopathy (LV) is a chronic idiopathic disease characterized by painful purpuric macules on lower extremities. Its exact aetiology remains uncertain, but thrombotic and microcirculatory phenomena ...