Abstract

Evidence-based recommendations on dabigatran etexilate (Pradaxa) for preventing venous thromboembolism after hip or knee replacement surgery in adults.

Guidance development process

How we develop NICE technology appraisal guidance

Is this guidance up to date?

We reviewed the evidence in August 2011. We found nothing new that affects the recommendations in this guidance.

Next review: This guidance will be reviewed if there is new evidence that is likely to change the recommendations.