Please follow the resource link below to the guidance on 'Duration of anticoagulant therapy for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism' - Clive Kearon1 and Elie A. Akl2 March 20, 2014; Blood: 123 (12)
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This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the diagnosis and management of venous thromboembolic diseases, investigations for cancer in patients with venous thromboembolism and the role of thrombophilia testing.
This guideline covers assessing and reducing the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE or blood clots) and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) in people aged 16 and over in hospital. It aims to help healthcare professionals identify people most at risk and describes interventions that can be used to reduce the risk of VTE.