Delayed-onset heparin-induced thrombocytopenia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anticoagulants
  • Heparin
  • Thrombocytopenia

abstract

  • Delayed-onset heparin-induced thrombocytopenia is increasingly being recognized. To avoid disastrous outcomes, physicians must consider heparin-induced thrombocytopenia whenever a recently hospitalized patient returns with thromboembolism; therapy with alternative anticoagulants, not heparin, should be initiated.

publication date

  • February 5, 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11827497

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 210

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 136

number

  • 3