2008 French national guidelines for the treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer: report from the working group.

@article{Farge20102008FN,
  title={2008 French national guidelines for the treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with cancer: report from the working group.},
  author={Dominique Farge and Lise Bosquet and Diana Kassab-Chahmi and Patrick Mismetti and Ismail Elalamy and Guy Meyer and Francis Cajfinger and H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Desmurs-Clavel and Antoine Elias and Claire Grange and Hamid Hocini and Gr{\'e}goire Legal and Isabelle Mah{\'e} and Isabelle Qu{\'e}r{\'e} and Herv{\'e} L{\'e}vesque and P Debourdeau},
  journal={Critical reviews in oncology/hematology},
  year={2010},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={31-46}
}
Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a major therapeutic issue in cancer patients. Advances in this field and heterogeneities in clinical practices prompted us to establish guidelines in the management of VTE in cancer patients according to the SOR (Standards, Options and Recommendations) methodology. A literature review of the studies published on this topic between 1999 and 2007 was performed. The guidelines were developed from the analysis of 38 out of 418 publications selected. They were peer… CONTINUE READING