Most recently, Dr. Dues helped develop a venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis screen on the EHR that incorporates clinical decision support. ... Using common performance measurements, such as venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis, the dashboards
Venous thromboembolism (VTE) prophylaxis in high-risk medical service patients didn't reduce rates of symptomatic VTE in the 90 days after hospital discharge, a study found.
All oral anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents reduced recurrence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) compared with placebo, with aspirin reducing risk the least and vitamin K antagonists reducing it the most, a
Inferior vena cava filters were appropriately placed about half the time in acute venous thromboembolism patients, a community-based study has found. ... Researchers conducted a retrospective chart review of the medical records of patients from three
Other articles describe how to anticoagulate patients with venous thromboembolism, reduce antibiotic use in community-acquired pneumonia, and treat decompensated heart failure.
Longer venous thromboprophylaxis after total hip replacement decreases events, ups minor bleeding risk
Venous thromboprophylaxis for 21 days or more after total hip replacement lowers risk for venous thromboembolism, pulmonary embolism and deep venous thrombosis while increasing the risk for minor bleeding, according to ... Venous thromboprophylaxis for
Prophylaxis against venous thromboembolism (VTE) should be given to medical inpatients only after an assessment of the benefits and risks of treatment, according to a new guideline from ACP. ... First, the College recommends assessment of the risk for
The second sensitivity analysis looked at prevalence of any venous thromboembolism at 90 days, assuming a worst-case scenario that every identified venous thromboembolism was a PE, and found that it
receive prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism.
Filters are generally appropriate for patients with acute venous thromboembolism who have absolute contraindications for anticoagulation, according to guidelines from both the American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST) and the Society ... Among