DOI: 10.1590/s2175-97902019000318296
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Abstract: Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) patients usually require the use of anticoagulants for treatment or prevention of thromboembolic diseases. One such commonly used anticoagulant is enoxaparin. However, special attention is advised when using this drug for CKD patients because dosage adjustments may be needed. This prospective observational study was conducted in adult patients (> 18 years) with CKD stages 3 to 5 who were followed-up daily via prescriptions, medical records and laboratory tests. Enoxaparin doses, re…

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