Venous thromboembolism: diagnosis and current anticoagulation strategies for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Hosp Pract (Minneap). 2012 Aug;40(3):58-70
Authors: Pascarella L, Cox MW, O'Brien PJ
The diagnosis and treatment of venous thromboembolic events represents a significant source of medical spending, both domestically and worldwide. Advances in medical imaging and pharmacology continue to alter and improve established treatment paradigms. In this article, we discuss venous thromboembolism etiology, diagnosis, and rationale for current and future treatment strategies.
PMID: 23086095 [PubMed - in process]