In a U.S. hospital, the low-molecular-weight heparin on the formulary was switched from enoxaparin to dalteparin and then back to enoxaparin, and venous thromboembolism (VTE) rates were compared ... Rates of venous thromboembolism (VTE) were similar in
Cancer patients with venous thromboembolism had similar mortality, but fewer symptomatic deep vein thromboses after 6 months of low-molecular-weight heparin instead of warfarin. ... For cancer patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE), long-term
In addition to medical management, hospitalists are responsible for admission documentation, initial orders, preoperative evaluation, and postoperative care, including venous thromboembolism prophylaxis.
The double-blind, double-dummy trial included more than 6, 000 inpatients who were acutely medically ill, had an additional risk factor for venous thromboembolism (VTE), and were expected to stay
Direct oral anticoagulants (DOACs) and warfarin carried similar risks of death and major bleeding in the first 90 days of venous thromboembolism (VTE) treatment, a recent multicenter study found. ... as a treatment option for patients with venous
The duration of surgery was directly associated with the risk of postoperative venous thromboembolism, a large new study found. ... hospitals between 2005 and 2011. Any venous thromboembolism (VTE) within 30 days was counted, and surgical duration was
Pregnant women who are admitted to the hospital for reasons not related to delivery have a higher risk of first venous thromboembolism, a new study found. ... Within this group, they retrieved information on admissions that lasted at least one day,
The first double-blind trial involved almost 3, 000 patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE) who were thought to be at high risk of recurrence. ... 15 by BMJ. Rivaroxaban is noninferior to enoxaparin for standard-duration venous thromboembolism (VTE)
Aspirin, rivaroxaban similarly effective at preventing VTE after total hip or total knee arthroplasty
Aspirin and rivaroxaban worked similarly well at preventing symptomatic venous thromboembolism (VTE) after total hip or total knee arthroplasty in patients who had received a short postoperative course of rivaroxaban, a ... The EPCAT II ( Extended Venous
They actually comanage three to four independent orthopedic groups, and all of those groups use different pain management pathways, different VTE [venous thromboembolism] prophylaxis precautions, etcetera.”.