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Measurement Blood Coagulation Rate

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March 22nd, 2012 …

March 22nd, 2012
Beirut QS meetup
Carl Madi
Measurement of Blood Coagulation Rate

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  1. Measurement of blood coagulation rate22 March 2012Carl Madi
  2. I have to measure my INR in order to track my bloodcoagulation rateContext■ Blood coagulates very easily and I need to take anti-coagulants in order to prevent it from causing clots■ The extent of blood coagulation is measured by a ratio called the International Normalized ratio (INR).■ The INR is calculated by the your own rate of blood coagulation over the average rate of blood coagulation■ The INR should normally be one. However, due to my condition, my INR should be between 2 and 3 A.T. Kearney xx/mm.yyyy/00000 2
  3. My INR should be measured on a bi-weekly basis andmaintained between 2.5 and 3.5INR Measurement and ImpactCarl Madi, 2010-20115.0 Impact4.54.0 13.5 3.5 Intake of anti-coagulants3.02.5 2.52.0 My INR goes below 21.5 average depending on the amount of1.0 vitamin K Intake of vitamin K0.50.0 1 2010 2011 A.T. Kearney xx/mm.yyyy/00000 3

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