Frequency of complete blood counts for patients at risk of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia a review of guidelines

The purpose of this report is to examine recent evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of complete blood counts to monitor for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in cardiac patients receiving intravenous unfractionated heparin

Main Authors: Poitras, Veronica, Adcock, Lorna (Author)
Corporate Author: Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Ottawa CADTH 2018, October 2, 2018
Edition:Version 1.0
Series:CADTH rapid response report: summary with critical appraisal
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The purpose of this report is to examine recent evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of complete blood counts to monitor for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia in cardiac patients receiving intravenous unfractionated heparin
Physical Description:1 PDF file (7 pages) illustrations