Perioperative thrombosis prophylaxis with low molecular weight heparins in elective hip surgery. Clinical and economic considerations.

@article{Borris1994PerioperativeTP,
  title={Perioperative thrombosis prophylaxis with low molecular weight heparins in elective hip surgery. Clinical and economic considerations.},
  author={Lars Carl Borris and Michael Rud Lassen and Hans Peter Jensen and Birthe S\ogaard Andersen and Klaus A Poulsen},
  journal={International journal of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics},
  year={1994},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={262-8}
}
A review and meta analysis of randomized prophylaxis studies in total hip arthroplasty (THA) surgery with the low molecular weight heparin (LMWH) compounds presently marketed in Europe. Thromboprophylaxis with recommended dosages of LMWH was significantly more effective than both placebo (no prophylaxis), dextran 70 and low-dose unfractionated heparin (UH… CONTINUE READING