Chow, T W; Wong, Y M (2001) A review on thromboprophylaxis in pregnancy. The Medical journal of Malaysia, 56 (4). pp. 418-27. ISSN 0300-5283Full text not available from this repository.
Thromboembolic disease remains an important cause of maternal mortality worldwide. The risk assessments for prevention of thromboembolism in pregnancy are controversial due to lack of large-scale randomised controlled trials. Unfractionated heparin is at present, the anticoagulant of choice during pregnancy. However, it may be superseded by low-molecular-weight heparin in the near future because of its safety and efficacy.
|Journal or Publication Title:||The Medical journal of Malaysia|
|Additional Information:||Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University Malaya Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Pregnancy Complications/prevention & control; Thromboembolism/prevention & control|
|Depositing User:||Mr. Faizal Hamzah|
|Date Deposited:||11 Jun 2011 09:33|
|Last Modified:||11 Jun 2011 09:33|
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