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Does a negative computed tomography pulmonary angiography rule out venous thromboembolism (VTE)?
Is venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis being appropriately prescribed in hospitalized patients?
SAN DIEGO – Results from the PAUSE study could set the standard for timing of perioperative DOAC interruption.
CHICAGO – Insurance claims data from more than 50,000 U.S. octogenarians on a DOAC showed apixaban worked best and caused the fewest major bleeds...
A panel of the American Society of Hematology released more than 150 recommendations for dealing with venous thromboembolism.
Researchers suggest rethinking categorization of patients with incident venous thromboembolism.
The agency found the lowest bleeding risk with apixaban, but cites lack of head-to-head trials as a limitation in evaluating DOACs.
MONTREAL – The new EXTEND findings “will have a major impact” on using an extended time window for thrombolysis in U.S. practice.
BOSTON – Missed doses of enoxaparin correlate with increased incidence of deep vein thrombosis.
Laparoscopic and vaginal gynecologic surgery are associated with a lower incidence of postoperative VTE, compared with laparotomy.