VTE prophylaxis in Lower Limb Injury

Our pathway has recently changed to reduce time  and inconvenience, for both you and our patients.

  • Consider in ALL over 16’s with lower limb immobilisation.
  • Bloods not required for everyone.
  • Prescribe for 2 weeks (to cover any delay to # clinic)
  • Sharpes Bin is collected from ED





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