Risk of venous thromboembolism in people admitted to hospital with selected immune-mediated diseases: record-linkage study

@inproceedings{Ramagopalan2011RiskOV,
  title={Risk of venous thromboembolism in people admitted to hospital with selected immune-mediated diseases: record-linkage study},
  author={Sreeram V Ramagopalan and Clare J. Wotton and Adam E. Handel and David R G Yeates and Michael J. Goldacre},
  booktitle={BMC medicine},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a common complication during and after a hospital admission. Although it is mainly considered a complication of surgery, it often occurs in people who have not undergone surgery, with recent evidence suggesting that immune-mediated diseases may play a role in VTE risk. We, therefore, decided to study the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) in people admitted to hospital with a range of immune-mediated diseases. METHODS We… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 85 extracted citations

Hemostasis in Hypothyroidism and Autoimmune Thyroid Disorders

International journal of endocrinology and metabolism • 2017
View 9 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Autoimmune diseases and venous thromboembolism: a review of the literature.

American journal of cardiovascular disease • 2012
View 7 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 21 references

Diabetes mellitus and risk of venous thromboembolism.

The American journal of the medical sciences • 2009
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Deep vein thrombosis.

Nursing • 2011
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…