Dana L Danley

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A previous venous thromboembolism is the most important risk factor for predicting recurrence of the condition. Several studies have shown that routine testing for inherited thrombophilias is not helpful in predicting the risk of recurrence or altering treatment decisions, and therefore is not cost-effective. Updated practice guidelines from the American(More)
A 54-year-old man with plasma cell myeloma had sustained bleeding develop after prophylactic hip hemiarthroplasty. Routine coagulation studies revealed significant prolongation of the prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, and thrombin time. Further evaluation showed failure of the activated partial thromboplastin time to correct in a 1:1(More)
Acutely sprained ankles represent a frequent and common injury among active duty troops in training, and are a significant source of morbidity with respect to days lost to training. Swelling in the form of periarticular edema limits motion, causes pain, prevents wearing of normal foot gear, and slows the healing process. Reduction of edema was attempted in(More)
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