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The insidious hazard of hospitalisation: Venous thromboembolism

Flanagan, D., MacLellan, D., Gibbs, H., Baker, R. and Fletcher, J. (2008) The insidious hazard of hospitalisation: Venous thromboembolism. Medicine Today, 9 (9). pp. 16-26.


Symptomatic venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a leading cause of death after admission to hospital. Recognition of when to act before and after patients are admitted to hospital with VTE will help prevent mortality and morbidity.

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Institute for Immunology and Infectious Diseases
Publisher: Medicine Today Pty Ltd.
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