Anticoagulants for Pulmonary Embolism
How It Works
Anticoagulants work by increasing the time it takes a blood clot to form. This also prevents a clot from getting bigger.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: May 14, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Jeffrey S. Ginsberg, MD - Hematology