Pharmacy Services

Pharmacy Services

Thrombosis

Sites for Healthcare Professionals

  • Anticoagulation Forum
    www.acforum.org
    Network of anticoagulation services and providers. Provides newsletters and other resources.
  • ClotCare Online Resource
    www.clotcare.com
    Provides information for clinicians and patients/caregivers on anticoagulation topics such as warfarin, anticoagulant medications, blood clots, DVT, PT, INR, cancer, thromboembolism, atrial fibrillation, and antithrombotic therapy.
  • 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 venous thromboembolism including deep vein thrombosis of the lower extremities and pulmonary embolism.
  • 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/?page_id=18
    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

  • Brilinta
    www.brilinta.com
    Home page for information on ticagrelor from Astra Zeneca
  • Coumadin®
    www.coumadin.com
    Sponsored by Bristol-Myers Squibb, provides the healthcare professional with information on oral anticoagulants (Coumadin® or sodium 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.com
    Home page for information apixaban from Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer
  • Effient
    www.effient.com
    Home page for information on prasugrel from Eli Lilly
  • Fragmin
    www.fragmin.com
    Portal to information on dalteparin by Eisai
  • Lovenox
    www.lovenox.com
    Home page for information on enoxaparin from Aventis.
  • Pradaxa
    www.pradaxa.com (patient site) and www.pradaxapro.com (US healthcare professional site)
    Home pages for information on dabigatran etexilate from Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Savaysa
    www.savaysa.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

General Patient Education Sites for Medications and Disease States