Salisbury Foundation Trust


Internal Reference Number: FOI_5461

Date Request Received: 06/01/2020 09:12:01

Date Request Replied To: 03/02/2020 11:42:52

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Request Summary: venous thromboembolism treatment protocol and volumes

Request Category: Companies

Question Number 1:
Does a specific venous thromboembolism protocol exist for your Trust
If so:
- What date was this protocol put into place
- When is it due for review
Answer To Question 1:
Not a specific policy, treatment regimens are included within the policies for Warfarin and also DOAC policy.
Question Number 2:
Is there a preferred Direct Oral Anticoagulant (DOAC) or are all utilised within the trust for VTE
Answer To Question 2:
All utilised within the Trust
Question Number 3:
How many patients have been treated for VTE with a DOAC in the last 12 months
Answer To Question 3:
Question Number 4:
What volume of each DOAC was used to Treat in this same time period
Answer To Question 4:
Rivaroxaban = 323; Apixaban = 130; Dabigatran = 19;
Edoxaban = 36
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