The effects of an informational video on patient knowledge, satisfaction and compliance with venous thromboembolism prophylaxis: a pilot study.


OBJECTIVE Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is the leading cause of preventable death in hospitalized patients. Educational videos have been effectively used to increase patient satisfaction and knowledge. This study examined possible benefits of an educational video about VTE. METHODS Medical patients receiving VTE prophylaxis were screened within 48 h of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.pec.2014.05.008


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