VTE Prophylaxis for COVID-19 Patients

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LIVE 6.10.2020:

With recognition that COVID-19 patients are at increased risk for venous thromboemboli (VTE), a more aggressive regimen for prophylaxis was developed for inclusion in the COVID-19 Admission order set.

This regimen increases the dose and frequency of subcutaneous injections for enoxaparin and heparin while acknowledging severity of illness and adjusting for BMI-based risk and creatinine clearance.

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