A man has died after being accidentally double-dosed on anticoagulants following a double knee replacement at a Queensland private hospital. A coroner has found Reginald Stimpson died from intracranial haemorrhage hours after receiving his second double-up dosing of enoxaparin (clexane) and rivaroxaban (xeralto) at St Andrews Hospital Toomwoomba, after a doctor and senior nurse both ...
Man dies after anticoagulation double up
By Tessa Hoffman
4 Aug 2017