Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis

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The condition deep vein thrombosis is also known as DVT.

The list also includes links to brands of medicine that may be used to treat deep vein thrombosis, including their consumer medicine information (CMI) leaflets, if available.

Related information - deep vein thrombosis

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For health professionals
13 Oct 2016 Find out which tests, treatments or procedures healthcare providers and consumers should question, as recommended by Australian medical colleges.
01 Oct 2016
Recommendations from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists on imaging for ankle trauma, deep venous thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism, low back pain, whole breast radiation therapy, prostate cancer, bone metastases, brain radiation therapy & locoregional therapy.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
13 Mar 2014 The vitamin K antagonist warfarin can be used for the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE). The newer oral anticoagulants dabigatran, rivaroxaban and apixaban are all PBS subsidised for the prevention of VTE in patients undergoing total hip replacement or total knee replacement. Rivaroxaban is also PBS subsidised for treatment of acute symptomatic deep vein thrombosis without symptomatic pulmonary embolism and prevention of recurrent VTE. Read about the place in therapy of these medicines.
For health professionals (Health professional publication)
01 Aug 2013 Rivaroxaban (Xarelto) is PBS listed as an alternative to parenteral anticoagulation with heparin and dose-adjusted warfarin for treatment of DVT and prevention of VTE recurrence.
(Medicine)
19 Jul 2013 Rivaroxaban is an anticoagulant that stops blood clots forming. Find out how it works & the benefits of taking it.
(Medicine)
19 Jul 2013 Take rivaroxaban for as long as your doctor tells you to. Find out more.
(Medicine)
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.
(Medicine)
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.
(Medicine)
19 Jul 2013 Rivaroxaban is an anticoagulant that stops blood clots forming. Find out about its uses, who can take it, and possible interactions and side effects of treatment.
For health professionals (Tool / resource)
16 Jul 2013 A decision tool for use with patients who are changing between anticoagulants