|To predict the maintenance dose of warfarin for a patient based on clinical and genetic polymorphisms.|
|Hematology, Hematology, Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Medicine|
|pharmacogenetics, dosage calculations, dosage adjustments|
|I80, I81, I82, I83|
Wells et al developed a regression model for predicting the dose of warfarin needed by a patient based on clinical data and genetic polymorphisms. The authors are from the University of Ottawa, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute and Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario.