What are the features of disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) management?

Updated: Dec 06, 2020
  • Author: Marcel M Levi, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Management of the DIC itself has the following basic features:

  • Monitor vital signs
  • Assess and document the extent of hemorrhage and thrombosis
  • Correct hypovolemia
  • Administer basic hemostatic procedures when indicated

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