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Algorithm of Vadher et al for Dosing Oral Anticoagulants and Scheduling Followup

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Vadher et al developed an algorithm for managing patients receiving oral anticoagulants. It used the target and current INR to adjust dosage and for scheduling the next appointment for followup care. The authors are from the Whittington Hospital Highgate Hill in London.

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