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Participation of iatrogenically coagulopathic patients in wilderness activities.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23590929     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
An increasing number of patients routinely undergo long-term anticoagulation with warfarin or other pharmacological agents. There is little evidence and no consensus documents in the literature regarding the appropriateness and relative risk of their participation in wilderness activities. We present a case report, conduct an analysis of the limited literature that is available, and make recommendations for wilderness medicine practitioners and screening personnel.
Authors:
Seth C Hawkins; Michael J Caudell; Thomas G Deloughery; William Murray
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2013-04-13
Journal Detail:
Title:  Wilderness & environmental medicine     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1545-1534     ISO Abbreviation:  Wilderness Environ Med     Publication Date:  2013 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-09-17     Completed Date:  2014-02-20     Revised Date:  2014-10-06    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9505185     Medline TA:  Wilderness Environ Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  257-66     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2013. Published by Elsevier Inc.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Anticoagulants / adverse effects*,  pharmacokinetics
Drug Interactions
Hemorrhage / chemically induced,  prevention & control
Humans
Physician's Practice Patterns
Risk Factors
Sports
Vitamin K / antagonists & inhibitors
Warfarin / adverse effects*,  pharmacokinetics
Wilderness*
Wounds and Injuries / prevention & control*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticoagulants; 12001-79-5/Vitamin K; 5Q7ZVV76EI/Warfarin
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Wilderness Environ Med. 2014 Sep;25(3):360-1   [PMID:  24891259 ]
Wilderness Environ Med. 2014 Sep;25(3):359-60   [PMID:  24731831 ]

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