Sort Out New VTE Prophylaxis Data in COVID-19 Patients
New evidence will spark debate about the intensity of venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis for hospitalized COVID-19 patients.
These patients seem to have higher VTE risk. But data about the optimal VTE prevention strategy are limited...so dosing varies.
Some experts use full-dose anticoagulation for VTE prophylaxis...or “full-dose VTE prophylaxis”...such as enoxaparin 1 mg/kg BID.