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VTE prophylaxis

  • Risk factors

    • Old age
    • Obesity
    • HRT, birth control pills
    • Pregnancy, Recent child birth
    • Recent surgery
    • Chronic stasis
    • Central line
    • Class III-IV HF
    • COPD exacerbation
    • Sepsis
    • Stroke with LE weakness
    • Cancer
    • IBD
    • Hx of VTE
  • Prophylaxis

    • Anticoagulation
      • Heparin 5000 units SQ q 8 hours
      • or Enoxaparin 30 mg SQ q 24 hours
    • Compression stockings and SCDs

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