Be Prepared With Answers About Treating VTE
We're getting questions about how to TREAT venous thromboembolism (VTE).
Which anticoagulant is preferred? Think of a direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) first for most patients. These work as well as warfarin...have lower risk of major bleeding...and can be easier to use.
Point out that no study compares DOACs head-to-head.