Coagulation tests shouldn’t be ‘routine’

Requests for coagulation studies have dropped by over a third with a concerted effort to encourage more appropriate ordering of the tests across Austin Health. Austin’s clinical director of emergency medicine Dr Simon Judkins told the limbic the tests had become almost routine, especially in the emergency department. They were often ordered for patients with ...

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