Pathophysiology of venous thrombosis and the diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis-pulmonary embolism in the elderly.
Cardiol Clin. 2008 May;26(2):203-19, vi
Authors: Merli GJ
Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are common medical problems in a variety of patient populations. It is essential that practitioners involved in the management of these patients understand not only the pathophysiology but also the diagnosis of venous thromboembolism. This foundation will provide the basis for the best care of this disease entity.
PMID: 18406995 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]