Providing an Anticoagulant Service
A one-day conference for healthcare professionals
22nd September 2017
The Principal York Hotel

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The D-dimer test: what are we testing?
Steve Kitchen, UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation, Sheffield, UK

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D-dimer testing in the investigation of suspected VTE
Campbell Tait, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK

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UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation POC D-dimer programme
Dianne Kitchen, UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation, Sheffield, UK

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The challenges of providing an anticoagulant service?
Sarah Bond, Great Western Hospital, Swindon, UK

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Dealing with challenging patients: Case studies
Andy Hughes, Brentwood Community Hospital, Essex, UK

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CDSS – do they all agree?
Ian Jennings, UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation, Sheffield, UK

Abstract Presentation  

Why do we need quality control for POC INR testing?
Dianne Kitchen, UK NEQAS for Blood Coagulation, Sheffield, UK

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DOACs: current guidance for use  
Henry Watson, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, UK

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Managing unstable or over-anticoagulated patients
Joost van Veen, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, UK

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