CHEMOPROPHYLAXIS

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HM2017 Abstract Number: 145

MISSED AND REFUSED CHEMOPROPHYLAXIS: WHAT IS THE IMPACT ON VTE?

Background: Chemoprophylaxis with subcutaneous heparin or low-molecular weight heparin is recommended for venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention in appropriate medical patients.  However, all doses are not always administered and the consequences are unclear.  We sought to [...]

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