TITLE

Implementation of an individualized argatroban protocol in an academic medical center

AUTHOR(S)
Bradley, Amber M.; Branan, Trisha
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;7/15/2011, Vol. 68 Issue 14, p1292
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the implementation of an individualized, weight-based protocol at the Medical College of Georgia for the use of argatroban in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT). Procedural facts related the same including formal guidelines, patient-specific argatroban dosing guide, and preparation for argatroban for intravenous (i.v.) administration are provided.
ACCESSION #
63195812

 

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