An Observational Study On The Safety And Tolerability Of Prolonged Thrombosis Prophylaxis With Fragmin®
The objective of this study is to observe the safety, tolerability, and compliance in the use of Fragmin® for prolonged thromboprophylaxis in post-surgery high-risk orthopedic patients.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||An Observational Study On The Safety And Tolerability Of Prolonged Thrombosis Prophylaxis With Fragmin® (Dalteparin Sodium) In Patients Undergoing Major Orthopedic Surgery|
- Physician's Assessment of Efficacy of Treatment [ Time Frame: Baseline up to Week 5 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]Efficacy of treatment as assessed by physician was evaluated on the 5 point categorical scale: excellent, very good, good, fair, poor.
|Study Start Date:||March 2010|
|Study Completion Date:||February 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||February 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Drug: Fragmin® (Dalteparin Sodium)
Administered per prescribing physician
All patients prescribed Fragmin® (Dalteparin Sodium) for prolonged thromboprophylaxis will be eligible for study