Early ambulation after acute deep vein thrombosis: is it safe?

@article{Blumenstein2007EarlyAA,
  title={Early ambulation after acute deep vein thrombosis: is it safe?},
  author={Marilyn Slavin Blumenstein},
  journal={Journal of pediatric oncology nursing : official journal of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses},
  year={2007},
  volume={24 6},
  pages={309-13}
}
The number of thrombotic events in children, although significantly less than that in adults, is increasing as a result of therapeutic advances in primary illnesses that were previously fatal. When a patient, adult or pediatric, develops a deep vein thrombosis and anticoagulation therapy is initiated, many health professionals ask, "When should this patient… CONTINUE READING