For Healthcare Professionals

Resources for Healthcare Professionals

Below are links to educational resources of interest to healthcare professionals. 

Resources for patients can be found here.


Clinical Care Guidelines

DVT and PE Prevention and Treatment-General Guidelines

Pregnancy, VTE and thrombophilia Guidelines

Guidelines on clots in unusual locations (sinus vein, portal vein)

Cancer and VTE Guidelines



Anticoagulant management:

Clinical Practice Guide on Anticoagulant Dosing and Management of Anticoagulant-Associated Bleeding Complications in Adults from the American Society of Hematology-2014

Reversal of anticoagulation in emergencies

Oral anticoagulants:

Coumadin®, Jantoven® (warfarin)

Eliquis® (apixaban)

Savaysa® (edoxaban)

Pradaxa® (dabigatran)

Xarelto® (rivaroxaban)

Injectable anticoagulants:

Low-molecular weight heparins LMWH: Lovenox® (enoxaparin), Fragmin® (dalteparin),Innohep® (tinzaparin)

Fondaparinux (Arixtra)

Intravenous (IV) anticoagulants:

Information on Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)


Assisting patients when a medication is not affordable

Comparison of oral anticoagulants 


Deep vein thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism

VTE Prevention and Treatment: A Practical 'How to'-  .pdf pamphlet for health care professionals

Topics in the diagnosis and treatment of VTE

Women's Health:  pregnancy, contraceptive use, hormone replacement therapy other other clotting issues

PNH: Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria



Topics related to thrombophilia


Organizations involved in VTE education