Warfarin dosage in postpartum women: a case-control study.

  title={Warfarin dosage in postpartum women: a case-control study.},
  author={Cath Brooks and Jane M Rutherford and Jane M. Gould and Margaret M. Ramsay and David K. James},
  journal={BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  volume={109 2},
OBJECTIVE To investigate the clinical suspicion that postpartum women are more difficult to anticoagulate with warfarin than non-pregnant women due to the physiological changes in coagulation proteins that persist into the postpartum period. DESIGN A retrospective case-control study. SETTING University Hospital, Nottingham, UK. SAMPLE Twenty-three… CONTINUE READING