SAN DIEGO – One expert says it’s the ability to determine the risk of recurrence with or without continuation of anticoagulant treatment.
Patients presenting with saddle pulmonary emboli (PE) versus nonsaddle PE have no mortality difference but have an increased risk for decompensation
Do saddle pulmonary embolisms have worse outcomes compared to nonsaddle pulmonary embolisms?
Attendees will learn how to develop balanced metrics for quality improvement projects, understand distinctions between quality improvement and...
For ischemic stroke, very good evidence for mechanical thrombectomy, with new data pointing to a prolonged treatment window for some patients.
SAN DIEGO – Both the 4Ts Score or the HIT Expert Probability (HEP) Score performed well in a real-world study.
The results “imply that there is a significantly unmet need for effective VTE prophylaxis in both the inpatient and outpatient continuum of care...
SAN DIEGO – Children with hospital-acquired VTE tended to be more medically complex, a single-center study showed.
SAN DIEGO – Limiting the initial dose of warfarin to 2.5 mg or less for hospitalized patients aged 85 years and older led to significant...
An estimated 41% of patients who experience a VTE fear another clot often or almost all the time.
ORLANDO – Now that reversal is possible prescriptions for the already-popular direct Factor Xa inhibitor, anticoagulants should spike higher.