Introduction to Low Molecular Weight Heparins

Video 1 of 2 in the Bridge for Procedures or Surgery Series

In this video we introduce injectable heparins.

Video Quiz

Heparin is a (an):

Injectable heparin may prescribed to people of all ages to:

There are many different injectable heparins. My health provider will choose the best medication for me. Each injectable heparin is:

Giving a heparin injection is easy as PIE. PIE refers to:

When preparing the injection site it is important to:

Injectable heparin may be given in the:

To minimize bruising at the injection site I should:

Blood work may be required to:

The side effects of a blood thinner / anticoagulant are:

Minor bleeding may be treated by:

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