Anticoagulation Therapy

Algorithms for Anticoagulation Therapy

Standard Heparin

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    Indications for Hematology ConsultationHeparin AntidoteAdverse EffectsPotential drug interactionsMaintenance and monitoringInitiation of TherapyIndications for Standard Heparin ManagementFast Facts





    Low Molecular Weight Heparin (LMWH)

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    Indications of Hematology ConsultationEducationOther ConsiderationsLMWH AntidoteAdverse EffectsPotential Drug InteractionsMaintenance and MonitoringInitiation of Enoxaparin TherapyIndications for Low Molecular Weight Heparin ManagementFast Facts




    Warfarin Therapy

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    These guidelines do not establish a standard of care to be followed in every case. It is recognized that each case is different and those individuals involved in providing health care are expected to use their judgment in determining what is in the best interests of the patient based on the circumstances existing at the time. It is impossible to anticipate all possible situations that may exist and to prepare guidelines for each. Accordingly these guidelines should guide care with the understanding that departures from them may be required at times.

    Algorithm Legend

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