Risk of venous thromboembolic disease and adequacy of prophylaxis in hospitalized patients in Argentina: a multicentric cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Vzquez2014RiskOV,
  title={Risk of venous thromboembolic disease and adequacy of prophylaxis in hospitalized patients in Argentina: a multicentric cross-sectional study},
  author={Fernando Javier V{\'a}zquez and Ricardo Watman and Aldo Hugo Tabares and Carina Gumpel and Enrique M Baldessari and Alicia B Vilaseca and Federico Javier Capparelli and Esteban Lifschitz},
  booktitle={Thrombosis journal},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Venous thromboembolic disease (VTE) is associated with high morbi-mortality. Adherence rate to the recommendations of antithrombotic prophylaxis guidelines (ATPG) is suboptimal. The aim of this study was to describe the adequacy of antithrombotic prophylaxis (ATP) in hospitalized patients as the initial stage of a program designed to improve physician adherence to -ATP recommendations in Argentina. METHODS This study was a multicenter, cross-sectional study that included 28… CONTINUE READING

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