anticoagulation

(redirected from prophylactic anticoagulation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to anticoagulation

the administration of an anticoagulant drug to retard coagulation of the blood

References in periodicals archive ?
We present a case of a patient who was on both eculizumab and modest prophylactic anticoagulation for six weeks post-partum.
Guideline for prophylactic anticoagulation. S Afr Med J 2004;94(8):691-695.
The patient was administered prophylactic anticoagulation with clopidogrel at 75 mg/day for 6 weeks.
Such is the case for prophylactic anticoagulation to prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE) and pulmonary embolism (PE).
These patients did not receive prophylactic anticoagulation.
Prophylactic anticoagulation treatment also may be recommended for these people in special circumstances, such as surgery.
An analysis of the lowest effective intensity of prophylactic anticoagulation for patients with non-rheumatic atrial fibrillation.
It may be necessary to give prophylactic anticoagulation therapy in high coagulation state.