Thromboembolic events after arthroscopic knee surgery.

  title={Thromboembolic events after arthroscopic knee surgery.},
  author={Angharad M Eynon and S. Elizabeth James and Paul L Leach},
  journal={Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association},
  volume={20 Suppl 2},
We present a case of fatal pulmonary embolus after knee arthroscopy to raise awareness of the frequency of this complication and the need for consideration of thromboembolic prophylaxis before knee arthroscopy.