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When to call your Anticoagulation Clinic  
Abstract:  This handout alerts patients, especially those taking warfarin (Coumadin), about when to call the Anticoagulation Clinic. Included in the list are missed doses, changes in medications or vitamin K intake, bleeding or bruising, fever or illness, and planned surgery or pregnancy.
Author: Anticoagulation Clinic/Pharmacy Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2009, January 1, 2010
UWMC Availability:  Anticoagulation Clinic/Pharmacy Services
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Musculoskeletal Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Surgery; Postoperative Care; Pain Management
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #3528

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