Below are links to educational resources of interest to patients.
Resources for healthcare professionals can be found here.
Anticoagulants "Blood thinners"
Low-molecular weight heparins LMWH: Lovenox® (enoxaparin), Fragmin® (dalteparin),Innohep® (tinzaparin)
Intravenous (IV) anticoagulants:
Comparison of oral anticoagulants - A chart comparing oral blood thinners
Blood thinners: Staying active and healthy - video from AHRQ
Patient education seminar on anticoagulants - a 1 hour video presentation of a patient education seminar held November 2, 2013 hosted by the Anticoagulation Service at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston
Patient education seminar - a 4 hour video presentation taken from a patient education event held at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on October 19, 2013 sponsored by “The National Blood Blot Alliance, the nation’s largest patient advocacy group for people affected by blood clots, produced the Stop The Clot Forum supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Cooperative Agreement 5U27DD000545 “Health Promotion and Wellness for People with Clotting Disorders.”
Deep vein thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism
Thrombophilia (blood clotting disorder)