Quality-of-life improvement using thrombolytic therapy for iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis.

Abstract

Patients with iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis suffer the most severe postthrombotic morbidity. Techniques that effectively remove thrombus from the venous system eliminate venous obstruction and potentially preserve valvular function. This will likely reduce or avoid the postthrombotic syndrome and improve long-term quality of life. To evaluate whether… (More)

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@article{Comerota2002QualityoflifeIU, title={Quality-of-life improvement using thrombolytic therapy for iliofemoral deep venous thrombosis.}, author={Anthony James Comerota}, journal={Reviews in cardiovascular medicine}, year={2002}, volume={3 Suppl 2}, pages={S61-7} }