May 2020, Research Trial Report: Graduated compression stockings as adjuvant to pharmaco-thromboprophylaxis in elective surgical patients (GAPS study): randomised controlled trial

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All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Thrombosis - Annual review

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All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Thrombosis Report: VTE in Cancer Patients Cancer, Chemotherapy & Clots Survey 2016-1019

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2018 Anticoagulation UK - Audit of Anticoagulation management in secondary care in England

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All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Thrombosis - Annual Review 2017

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NHS England: Clinical guide for the prevention, detection and management of thromboembolic disease in patients with COVID-19

June 2020
Several studies have demonstrated coagulation changes in patients with COVID-19, especially in those with severe disease, and this is associated with a worse prognosis. Emerging data, alongside recent clinical experience, have suggested a high prevalence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients with COVID-19.

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Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with COVID-19: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report

June 2020
Emerging evidence shows that severe COVID-19 can be complicated by a significant coagulopathy, that likely manifests in the form of both microthrombosis and venous thromboembolism (VTE). This recognition has led to the urgent need for practical guidance regarding prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of VTE.

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New Clinical Guidance on the Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of VTE in Hospitalised Patients with COVID-19

May 2020
ISTH: Scientific and Standardization Committee Communication: Clinical Guidance on the Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19.

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NICE Guideline NG158, Venous thromboembolic diseases: diagnosis, management and thrombophilia testing

26 March 2020
This guideline covers diagnosing and managing venous thromboembolic diseases in adults. It aims to support rapid diagnosis and effective treatment for people who develop deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE).

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Clinical guide for the management of anticoagulant services during the coronavirus pandemic

02 April 2020
NHS England guidance for the management of anticoagulant services during the coronavirus pandemic

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Getting active after blood clot: Exercises to try at home

01 April 2020
Physiotherapists Regitse Lewis and Christina Entwistle from Bath Royal United Hospital discuss an NHS physiotherapy service to support ‘Getting active after blood clots’

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Getting active after a blood clot: Interview

01 April 2020
Physiotherapists Regitse Lewis and Christina Entwistle from Bath Royal United Hospital discuss an NHS physiotherapy service to support ‘Getting active after blood clots’

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27 March 2020
Protocol document from Primary Care: Anticoagulation during COVID-19

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26 March 2020
Guidance for the safe switching of warfarin to direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) for patients with non-valvular AF and venous thromboembolism (DVT / PE) during the coronavirus pandemic


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Managing thrombosis, coagulopathy & DIC in patients with COVID-19

In extraordinary times and with absence of relevant guidance Prof Beverley Hunt OBE, Dr Andrew Retter and ISTH President, Dr Claire McLintock, have written a short and straightforward guidance to managing thrombosis, coagulopathy & DIC in patients with COVID-19

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January 2020
Addendum to British Society for Haematology Guidelines on Investigation and Management of Antiphospholipid syndrome, 2012 (Br. J. Haematol. 2012; 157: 47–58): use of direct acting oral anticoagulants

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