The editorialists also recommended that prophylaxis decisions be individualized based on patients' risks for venous thromboembolism or bleeding. ... Until we navigate between safety, simplicity, cost-effectiveness, and practicality, especially in busy
Family history is positive for venous thromboembolism in his father. He smokes 10 cigarettes daily. ... Which of the following is the most appropriate prophylaxis for the prevention of venous thromboembolism?
A multi-faceted intervention increased venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis among medical and surgical patients in an Australian hospital, a new study reported.
Updated guidelines, new drugs are among the things to know to treat venous thromboembolism. ... His own research, published in the American Journal of Hematology in 2011, shows that venous thromboembolism (VTE) as a whole is on the rise, a trend that's
Several guidelines related to venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention and treatment were recently published by the American Society of Hematology, with more promised soon. ... New guidelines on preventing, diagnosing, and treating venous thromboembolism
She had no history of venous thromboembolism and no family history of thrombophilia. ... Post-discharge venous thromboembolism after cancer surgery: extending the case for extended prophylaxis.
Prophylaxis against venous thromboembolism (VTE) for medical inpatients seems like it should be straightforward. ... Recommendation 3: ACP recommends against the use of mechanical prophylaxis with graduated compression stockings for prevention of venous
Rates of major bleeding were similar whether patients were treated to an international normalized ratio target of 1.8 or 2.5 to prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE) after hip or knee ... A lower-than-standard target international normalized ratio (INR)
Related conference coverage stories offer tips from the Midwest Hospital Medicine Conference on implementing high-value projects and evidence for skipping stress tests and venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in low-risk patients
Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is manifested clinically by deep venous thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). ... Venous thromboembolism. In: Petty TL, Seebass JS, eds. Pulmonary Disorders of the Elderly.