Attendees will learn how to develop balanced metrics for quality improvement projects, understand distinctions between quality improvement and...
For ischemic stroke, very good evidence for mechanical thrombectomy, with new data pointing to a prolonged treatment window for some patients.
SAN DIEGO – Both the 4Ts Score or the HIT Expert Probability (HEP) Score performed well in a real-world study.
The results “imply that there is a significantly unmet need for effective VTE prophylaxis in both the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care...
SAN DIEGO – Children with hospital-acquired VTE tended to be more medically complex, a single-center study showed.
SAN DIEGO – Limiting the initial dose of warfarin to 2.5 mg or less for hospitalized patients aged 85 years and older led to significant...
An estimated 41% of patients who experience a VTE fear another clot often or almost all the time.
ORLANDO – Now that reversal is possible prescriptions for the already-popular direct Factor Xa inhibitor, anticoagulants should spike higher.
SAN DIEGO – The incidence of polypharmacy among patients on warfarin therapy appears to peak at age 75.
ORLANDO – There’s now treatment for a condition that’s been rarely looked at until now.