The new edition has details of the theory and practice of traditional drugs and the use of non-Vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) and overall the book will enable the practitioner to manage their patients with confidence
What is deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism and why are they important?
Who is at risk of these conditions and why?
Recognising and confirming DVT and PE
What have we got to treat these conditions?
Clinical practice of anticoagulation
Heparin and LMWH
Non-vitamin K antagonist anticoagulants (NOACs)
What happens if something goes wrong? – Haemorrhage
Answers to Consolidation notes and Case Studies