Reference 2016-489

REF:            2016-489

Subject:        Extended VTE Prophylaxis

 

 

Request:

I request that a copy of the following documents be provided to me: Trust Guidelines for Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Prophylaxis in Surgical Patients. I would like you to include all surgical specialities at your trust, and specific guidelines you have for extended VTE prophylaxis in patients undergoing surgical procedures.

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

R107- Prescription and Guidance for Anticoagulation of Adult Patients (excluding pregnancy) [145 kb] PDF

This is the current Trust policy on VTE which applies to all applicable patients