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Heparin Dosing Protocols
Welcome: Medical City Dallas Hospital
Note: Program utilizes locally modified Raschke and ACC nomograms. 
Program collaborator: Pejman Pirmroadi, Pharm.D., Medical City Dallas Hospital.
Program author: David F. McAuley, Pharm.D., GlobalRPh
(Optional) Patient:     Location:
  Weight:   Height:
Select desired weight preference based on local protocol
Rounding (select IV admixture standard / rounding preference -Nearest 50 or 100 units )
Select Protocol: 
DVT/ PE
IF DVT/PE selected above, Fill in the section below. 
Safety option: Modify if necessary- Used for DVT/PE if selected.

Limit the maximum initial bolus to: units  
Limit the maximum initial infusion rate to: units/hr
ACS:  UA / NSTEMI
IF UA / NSTEMI selected above, Fill in the section below. 
ACS:  UA / NSTEMI Limits:   
Initial Load: units/kg   Initial Rate: units/kg/hr
Max initial bolus: units.  Max initial infusion rate: units/hr
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