Stop the Clot: Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Guide for Nurses

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Stop the press: Venous thromboembolism guidelines have been updated, and you need to know this information. VTE prophylaxis is more than just incredibly-hard-to-apply stockings - it's potentially life-saving. Join Jo Reading as she discusses the interventions that can be applied at the bedside to protect your patients.


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Joanne Reading

Joanne Reading is a clinical educator within the 42-bed ICU at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, which also services critically ill patients from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre and the Royal Women’s Hospital. Joanne holds a critical care graduate certificate and a master of health science with a focus on education. She is also the author of her own nursing education website called 'Blogging for your Noggin'. With a special interest in all things cardiac and respiratory. Joanne is passionate about ensuring that education not only fosters critical thinking but is entertaining in the process! See Educator Profile

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First Published20 December 2017
Updated20 December 2017
12 November 2021
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