Studies on the appropriateness of age-related warfarin initial dosage guideline and proposal of new dosage protocol
- At: Basel (Switzerland) (2008)
- Type: Poster
- By: SOHN, Kieho (Samsung medical center, Seoul, South-Korea)
- Co-author(s): Kwon, Hyo Jeong (Samsung medical center, SEOUL, South-Korea)
Min, kyunga (Samsung medical center, SEOUL, South-Korea)
There are limited data on the initial dose of warfarin therapy in outpatients. The Anti-coagulation Service(ACS) of the Samsung Medical Center(SMC) confirmed that patient age is the most important determinant of warfarin requirement in Korean, and has set up age-related warfarin initial dosage guideline: warfarin 3.5 mg/day for under 50-year-old,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.