Preventing Thrombophilia-Related Complications of Pregnancy

An Update

Shannon M Bates


Expert Rev Hematol. 2013;6(3):287-300. 

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Expert Commentary

Our understanding of the relationship between thrombophilia and adverse pregnancy outcomes and of the optimal management of pregnant women with thrombophilia remains poor. Further study in this area is urgently needed. In the interim, guidance for physicians managing these patients can be obtained from evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. The recommendations in this paper are consistent with those of the 2012 Guidelines of the American College of Chest Physicians.[10]