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Does the reduction in the risk of mortality and the initiation of therapeutic anticoagulation indicate that early administration of LMW heparin is required as clotting is a cascade?? This is also suggested by the results of the large international clinical trials on prophylactic vs therapeutic doses of anticoagulant which are currently being finalized ( https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/full-dose-blood-thinners-d...).
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14 February 2021
camilo A colaco
Cell Therapy Laboratories, CUH NHS Foundation Trust