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Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia

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by Neff DM

(HIT; Heparin-Induced Low Blood Platelet Count)

 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Family Physicians
http://familydoctor.org

American Heart Association
http://www.heart.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Cardiovascular Society
http://www.ccs.ca

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
http://www.heartandstroke.com

 

References


Arepally G, Ortel T. Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. N Engl J Med. 2006. 355;8: 809-17. Available at: http://enotes.tripod.com/thrombocytopenia%5Fheparin2006.pdf. Accessed August 9, 2013.


Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php. Updated April 9, 2013. Accessed August 9, 2013.

 

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