Time to reconsider NICE guidance on heparin prophylaxis in medical inpatientsBMJ 2011; 343 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d7886 (Published 06 December 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;343:d7886
- Domnick Felix D’Costa, consultant physician1
- 1Royal Wolverhampton Hospital, Wolverhampton WV10 0QP, UK
The recent clinical practice guideline on venous thromboembolism prophylaxis from the American College of Physicians indicates that for every 1000 patients treated the absolute benefit is a reduction of three pulmonary …
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