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blood clots on an incesion

My father had to have emergency open heart surgery. They cut him from his chest all the way down one of his legs. Came home now had to do emergency surgery to remove a blood clot in his leg.

My father just had emergency open heart surgery.Should he have come home with blood thinner.He just had emergency surgery to remove a blood clot in his leg,now there is a blood clot on the incision.What caused this to happen,or is it common.

he made it through surgery
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