15. Transitions in Care: Inpatient Anticoagulation

  1. Margaret C. Fang
  1. Neil Gupta1,
  2. Diane Sliwka2 and
  3. Margaret C. Fang2

Published Online: 3 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118067178.ch15

Inpatient Anticoagulation

Inpatient Anticoagulation

How to Cite

Gupta, N., Sliwka, D. and Fang, M. C. (2011) Transitions in Care: Inpatient Anticoagulation, in Inpatient Anticoagulation (ed M. C. Fang), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118067178.ch15

Editor Information

  1. University of California, San Francisco, California, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

  2. 2

    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 AUG 2011

Book Series:

  1. Hospital Medicine: Current Concepts

Book Series Editors:

  1. Scott A. Flanders and
  2. Sanjay Saint

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470602119

Online ISBN: 9781118067178



  • transitions in care, anticoagulation;
  • discharge follow-up;
  • inpatient–outpatient communication


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Strategies for Optimization of Health Systems

  • Interventions for Improving Follow-Up after Discharge

  • Strategies for Improving Patient Education

  • Facilitating Inpatient-Outpatient Communication

  • Summary

  • References