Canterbury DHB

Context

Haemophilia B

Aim: to prevent spontaneous bleeding.

This is generally achieved by a peak factor IX of 40% (assume half-life of 20 hrs).

Treatment is normally given twice weekly.

About this Canterbury DHB document (5311):

Document Owner:

Mark Smith (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

August 2016

Next Review:

August 2019

Keywords:

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Topic Code: 5311