Our May 2022 Quick Question asks, "What assay should be deleted from the thrombosis risk factor profile?" Thrombosis risk testing has been available to us since von Kaulla first described "antithrombin 3" deficiency in 1972 using the "serum antithrombin" test.
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Apr 30, 2022 11:57am
Apr 30, 2022 11:16am
Hello, our April 2022 Quick Question asks, "How do you measure unfractionated heparin [UFH ]?" Our 37 respondents answered...
Mar 31, 2022 7:12pm
Our April 2022 Quick Question reprises our May 16, 2012 post, "Who Uses the Hybrid Curve?" but adds a twist based on May JE, Siniard RD, Taylor LJ, Marques MB, Gangaraju R. From activated partial thromboplastin time to anti-factor Xa and back again; the evolution of monitoring unfractionated heparin.
Mar 31, 2022 6:44pm
The stem of our March 2022 Quick Question was, "How do you measure the anti-Xa DOACs rivaroxaban or apixaban?" The question drew 33 responses and here are the answer selections: