Clinical Practice Guideline for the Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism (Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism) in Patients Admitted to Australian Hospitals (2009)

Summary information

Publishing date: 
2009
Status: 
Rescinded
Reference number: 
CP115
Available in print: 
No - PDF only
Further information: 

Synopsis

This Guideline was developed by the National Health and Medical Research Council’s National Institute of Clinical Studies in collaboration with a 16 member multidisciplinary committee of experts. This Guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for the prevention of venous thromboembolism (blood clots), in adult surgical and medical patients and pregnant women admitted to Australian metropolitan, regional and rural hospitals.