Clinical Indication

Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) following knee / hip replacement surgery


In line with NICEĀ  TA 157

Date of classification

June 2015


Medicines which should be prescribed only in a specialist setting usually within a secondary or tertiary care service. NB: Some highly specialised RED medicines e.g. injectable treatments for cancer are not included on the LLR APC website list.