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Venous thromboembolism 

Venous thromboembolism
Venous thromboembolism

Clive Handler

and Gerry Coghlan

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date: 19 March 2018

Introduction 134

Prevalence of VTE 134

Risk factors for VTE 134

Pathophysiology and natural history of VTE 135

Clinical features of DVT 135

Outcome after VTE and PE 136

Investigation of VTE and acute PE 136

Further reading 136

VTE, including both DVT and acute PE, is common and is the 3...

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