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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Völler, H; Braun, S 
Title:
[Update of INR-selfmonitoring] 
Abstract:
Nearly every second patient, who needs an oral anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonists, is feasible to perform INR-self-management after participation in a structured teaching program. Patient self-testing or measuring the INR value by relatives or nurses would increase this method of control by the aid of telemedicine systems. An accurately, weekly measurement leads to an optimal therapeutic control of anticoagulation intensity, which results in an impressive risk reduction up to 50%. This d...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Hamostaseologie 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
28 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
231-3 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0720-9355 
TUM Institution:
r Laboratoriumsmedizin