Perspectives: Patient Management

Sebastian M. Schellong

Sebastian M. Schellong

MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Chief of Medical Department 2
  • Municipal Hospital Friedrichstadt
  • Dresden, Germany

The need to differentiate among anticoagulants

Physicians will find it difficult to remember all the differences between these drugs, to remember their pharmacological distinctions, and to keep track of all the different trial studies and their results.

Every anticoagulant has its own profile, and has to communicate clearly its appropriate use in terms of pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and clinical study trial design and results.

Welcome to patient management

Welcome to patient management

Oral anticoagulation should consider individual patient differences and needs

About the Coagulation Center

The Coagulation Center is an educational resource for healthcare professionals. Guided by a global editorial board of experts, the Coagulation Center offers a range of clinical perspectives on balancing the benefit and risk of anticoagulation in a rapidly changing landscape. Within the Coagulation Center you will find roundtable discussions on anticoagulation management, materials for patient management including patient case studies, tools to help evaluate bleeding risk and stroke risk, and downloadable resources for your practice.