June 2016 Cheat Sheet

Carla Purvis raises the question of hemostasis assay parameters for patients during therapeutic hypothermia. Should we adjust incubation and test temperatures?

Joni Noges asked if there should be a post-plasmapheresis interval before performing the anti-Xa assay.

The issue of monitoring anti-Xa specific DOACs and switching to unfractionated heparin arises again in correspondence between Lance Williams III, MD and Michael Laposata, MD.