Issue 1 Anticoagulation Matters:
DVT Treatment Edition

Hear from A/Prof. Kerry Hitos (Director of the Westmead Research Centre for Evaluation of Surgical Outcomes, USyd), and Prof. Christopher Ward (Clinical haematologist, RNS Hospital), on treatment and management of disease in Australia, such as VTE.

A/Prof. Kerry Hitos describes why Australian researchers have excellent reputations.


Professor Chris Ward reviews the current recommended treatment for DVT.


Professor Chris Ward describes his three key recommendations for the treatment of DVT. 


DVT = deep vein thrombosis; VTE = venous thromboembolism.


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  3. Hull RD et al. Ann Intern Med 2010; 153(1): 8-18.
  4. Kleber FX et al.Am Heart J 2003; 145(4): 614-621.
  5. Bergqvist D et al. Br J Surg 1997; 84: 1099-103.
  6. Data on file, Sanofi Australia. Analysis of global IMS sales from 1995 to 2017, and Embase literature search conducted on 18 May 2018.
  7. Enoxaparin assessment report, European Medicines Agency, 15th December 2016. 

Date of preparation: March 2019. SM_SAN980. SAANZ.ENO.19.01.0069

*Clexane Safety Lock as an automatic safety lock system.

Further information is available on request from Sanofi.


PBS Information: CLEXANE®. General Benefit Antithrombotic agent. Refer to PBS schedule for full information.CLEXANE® with Automatic Safety Lock System. Refer to PBS schedule for full information. CLEXANE® FORTE. This product is not listed on the PBS.

Please review Product Information before prescribing Clexane. Full Product Information is available by calling 1800 818 806 or by clicking here.

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