Disease Information for Low molecular weight heparin Administration/Toxicity

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Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Clotting time/Activated clotting time test (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
ThromboElastoGram Abnormal (TEG)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Bleeding diathesis/hemorrhagic diathesis
Bleeding Tendency
Drug induced Bleeding/hemorrhagic complication
Hemorrhage, acute
Heparin toxicity
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anticoagulant medications (examples)
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Thrombin binding/Antithrombin effect
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Definition

a Group of synthetic/fractionated heparins with low molecular weight; parenteral preparation; longer acting can be given SQ bid without need for aPTT lab control

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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