Blood clots and related conditions


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The blood clots and related conditions subcategory is also known as embolisms.

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(Media release)
02 Apr 2015 Patient education before starting long-term anticoagulation with warfarin is pivotal to its successful use. Read more about optimal management of warfarin in Australian Prescriber.
(Medical test)
16 May 2014 The PT test is a liver function test. The blood test checks how well clot-preventing medicines (anti-coagulants) such as warfarin are working, and investigates the clotting tendency of blood, liver damage and vitamin K status. Find out more
19 Jul 2013 Rivaroxaban may not be suitable for everyone, due to bleeding risk or other safety reasons. Find out who should avoid rivaroxaban and why.
19 Jul 2013 Rivaroxaban is an anticoagulant that stops blood clots forming. Find out how it works & the benefits of taking it.
19 Jul 2013 Interactions with other medicines can increase your risk of bleeding with rivaroxaban or cause other side effects. Learn about which medicines interact.
19 Jul 2013 Learn how to reduce the risk of side effects with rivaroxaban, & know the signs of bleeding so you can respond quickly to any bleeding side effects.
19 Jul 2013 Taking the correct dose for the right amount of time will help to prevent any dangerous blood clots occurring during your recovery.
19 Jul 2013 It is important to follow the instructions for taking rivaroxaban safely. Find out about different doses for different conditions, and how long to take it.
19 Jul 2013 Rivaroxaban is used to stop blood clots forming after some kinds of surgery, and can prevent stroke in people with atrial fibrillation. It can also treat existing blood clots. Find out more.
19 Jul 2013 Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) is an anti-clotting medicine. Find out about your medicine choices for preventing DVTs after hip or knee surgey, or to prevent stroke if you have atrial fibrillation.

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