Predictors of recurrent venous thromboembolism and bleeding on anticoagulation.

  title={Predictors of recurrent venous thromboembolism and bleeding on anticoagulation.},
  author={Laurel Anne Menapace and Keith R McCrae and Alok A Khorana},
  journal={Thrombosis research},
  volume={140 Suppl 1},
The impact of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in the cancer population remains substantial despite significant advances in detecting and treating thrombotic events. While there is extensive literature regarding predictors of first VTE event in cancer patients as well as a validated predictive score, less data exist regarding recurrent VTE in cancer cohorts and associated predictive variables. A similar paucity of data in regard to bleeding events in cancer patients receiving anticoagulation has… CONTINUE READING