Responses to NICE guidance around mandatory 7 day Prophylaxis

There were two letters published in the British Journal of Haematology around the new guidance from NICE NG 89 to give all patients a minimum of 7 days prophylaxis looking at the cost and whether there is any evidence to support such a change. The articles are available at and

This was also discussed at the CLOT BSH session in Glasgow last year with an overwhelming vote that the new NICE guidance does not improve on previous guidance. If any centres are following this guidance would be great if you could contact CLOT or give your thoughts on this change.