Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services

Thrombosis

Sites for Healthcare Professionals

  • Anticoagulation Forum
    acforum.org/web
    Anticoagulation resource for healthcare professionals.
  • ClotCare
    www.clotcare.com
    Anticoagulation resource for patients and healthcare professionals.
  • ClotConnect
    www.clotconnect.org
    Clot Connect is an educational site for both patients and healthcare providers focusing primarily on VTE. This site is led by the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Blood Clot Outreach Program.
  • Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI)
    www.icsi.org
    ICSI has developed an evidence-based Antithrombotic Therapy Guideline Supplement. The Guideline is a resource for the diagnosis and treatment of VTE.
  • The National Alliance for Thrombosis and Thrombophilia (NATT)
    www.stoptheclot.org
    NATT is a nationwide, community-based, volunteer health organization, whose goal is to ensure that people suffering from thrombosis and thrombophilia get early diagnosis, optimal treatment, and quality support. NATT is committed to fostering research, education, support, and advocacy on behalf of those at risk of, or affected by, blood clots.
  • Society of Vascular Surgery
    www.vascular.org
    Provides information on clinical and practice issues related to vascular surgery.
  • The Thrombosis Interest Group of Canada
    thrombosiscanada.ca/clinicalguides
    Contains evidence-based and consensus-based guidelines on the management of thrombotic disease. Developed by 40 specialists in thrombotic disorders.
  • University of Utah Thrombosis Service
    healthcare.utah.edu/thrombosis
    Anticoagulation resources, including patient information sheets, referral information, both inpatient and outpatient order sets (University of Utah only), and other great tools regarding anticoagulation for both patients and healthcare professionals.
  • University of Washington Medical Center Anticoagulation Services:
    depts.washington.edu/anticoag/home
    Anticoagulation resources, including patient information sheets, both inpatient and outpatient order sets, and other great tools regarding anticoagulation for both patients and healthcare professionals which can be downloaded.

Pharmaceutical Industry Sites

  • Bevyxxa
    www.bevyxxa.com/
    Home page for information on betrixaban from Portola.
  • Brilinta
    www.brilinta.com
    Home page for information on ticagrelor from Astra Zeneca.
  • Coumadin®
    www.coumadin.bmscustomerconnect.com
    Sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb. Provides the healthcare professional with information on Coumadin® (warfarin), including drug interactions, patient education information and educational slide programs that can be downloaded and used for your own teaching purposes. Patients can learn more about oral anticoagulants, including sections on frequently asked questions and living a healthy lifestyle with anticoagulant therapy.
  • Eliquis
    www.eliquis.bmscustomerconnect.com
    Home page for information on apixaban from Bristol-Myers Squibb.
  • Lovenox
    www.lovenox.com
    Home page for information on enoxaparin from Sanofi.
  • Pradaxa
    www.pradaxa.com
    Home pages for information on dabigatran etexilate from Boehringer Ingelheim.
  • Savaysa
    savaysahcp.com
    Home page for information on edoxaban from Daiichi-Sankyo.
  • Xarelto
    www.xarelto-us.com
    Home page for information on rivaroxaban from Janssen.

Patient Education Sites Specific to Anticoagulation and Thrombotic Disease

  • American Heart Association
    www.heart.org/en
    Materials on treating and preventing heart disease, including thrombotic diseases and stroke.
  • Anticoagulation Forum
    acforum.org/web
    Anticoagulation resource for healthcare professionals.
  • National Institutes of Health--Heart, Lung, Blood Institute
    www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-topics/venous-thromboembolism
    Government sponsored site that provides information on venous thromboembolism.
  • National Institutes of Health--Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
    www.ninds.nih.gov
    Government health center for study of neurologic diseases and stroke, including information on ongoing trials.
  • National Institutes of Health--Office of Dietary Supplements
    www.cc.nih.gov/ccc/patient_education/drug_nutrient/coumadin1.pdf
    Resource for warfarin--food interactions, specifically issues with vitamin K.
  • National Stroke Association
    www.stroke.org
    Excellent resources on stroke and stroke prevention.
  • North American Thrombosis Forum
    natfonline.org
    Educational site for blood clots for both patients and healthcare professionals.
  • University of Washington Medical Center Anticoagulation Services:
    depts.washington.edu/anticoag/home
    Anticoagulation resources, including patient information sheets, both inpatient and outpatient order sets, and other great tools regarding anticoagulation for both patients and healthcare professionals which can be downloaded.

General Patient Education Sites for Medications and Disease States

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