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Deep Vein Thrombosis

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by Wood D

(DVT; Thrombophlebitis)

 

Risk Factors

Risk factors for DVT include:
 

RESOURCES

American Heart Association
http://www.heart.org

American Venous Forum
http://veinforum.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada
http://www.heartandstroke.ca

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca

 

References


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Deep vein thrombosis (DVT). EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 2, 2013. Accessed May 7, 2013.


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10/27/2006 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Junger M, Diehm C, Storiko H, et al. Mobilization versus immobilization in the treatment of acute proximal deep venous thrombosis: a prospective, randomized, open, multicentre trial. Curr Med Res Opin. 2006;22:593-602.


5/11/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Bezemer ID, van der Meer FJ, Eikenboom JC, Rosendaal FR, Doggen CJ. The value of family history as a risk indicator for venous thrombosis. Arch Intern Med. 2009;169:610-615.


6/4/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Bahl V, Hu HM, Henke PK, Wakefield TW, Campbell DA Jr, Caprini JA. A validation study of a retrospective venous thromboembolism risk scoring method. Ann Surg. 2010;251(2):344-350.


10/5/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Parker C, Coupland C, Hippisley-Cox J. Antipsychotic drugs and risk of venous thromboembolism: nested case-control study. BMJ. 2010;341:c4245.


7/1/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Tepper NK, Boulet SL, et al. Postpartum venous thromboembolism: incidence and risk factors. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 May;123(5):978-996.

 

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