Thrombosis refers to the 'thickness' of the blood that is determined on the basis of an INR value. INR stands for International Normalized Ratios: A standard for the thickness of the blood of a thrombosis patient that there is medication to compare with. For this, depending on your display, sought to stay within limits. That his "target". Along with trying to make the Thrombosis sure that you remain constant within that target. Read more in the brochure below information for people under anticoagulant treatment.
If I qualify for home prick?
The doctor or specialist is authorized to refer. This may be a 'home puncture indication "issue if you (temporarily) are mobile or have other significant health problems. Or inquire about the possibilities for self-monitoring.
What are my dose Erkal more
The dosing Erkal more contains your data plus the dosing recommendations for the coming period, displayed in a kind of calendar. There is also the possibility of stating in detail by you or your care. The back includes treatment guidelines we ask you emphatically to conform to them for your guidance goes as smoothly as possible. An example of a state doseerkaart bottom of the page. If your INR on the same day is determined (that delivery times may be dependent on outside services), the day after you receive your new calendar. This calendar may fall to around 18.00 in your mailbox.
More information can be found in the brochure 'Information for people on anticoagulant therapy' which you can download below.
If your GP and Thrombosis warn?
If the following details arise in you, then you should contact your doctor as soon as possible, inform the Thrombosis this and the next day come to control. We may, in consultation with the doctor or specialist, adjust the anticoagulant appropriately so that complications can be prevented.
- Large or much smaller bruises
- Coughing up blood or vomiting blood
- Black stools or blood in the stool
- Red or very dark urine
- Bloodshot eye
- Pregnancy Post
- Recording abroad (MRSA)
The above characteristics affect your INR (International Normalized Ratio). The value is determined in our lab. Even where food Vitamin K occurs in (mostly green greetings, such as carbon) can affect your INR. The combination of any details of the INR value leads to a dosing proposal that is put on your calendar what a day later falls into your mailbox.
Tips and preparation for the decline: what can you do?
- Wrap up so that we can decrease the blood prick room right away.
- Write down your particulars also on your doseerkaart, please give that never forget.
- Under the calendar can be communications (for example, a current medication list retrieve and transport, we are closed or have an open day. Please note there.
- Keep your doseerkaart home on a dry, clean and central location, for example in medicine.