Thrombolysis for deep venous thrombosis.

@article{Comerota2012ThrombolysisFD,
  title={Thrombolysis for deep venous thrombosis.},
  author={Anthony James Comerota},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={55 2},
  pages={
          607-11
        }
}
The key questions addressed in this summary are whether clot removal should be part of the preferred therapy for patients with acute deep venous thrombosis (DVT), and whether there is evidence that a strategy of thrombus removal offers better outcomes for patients than anticoagulation alone. Evidence is defined as an outward sign or something that furnishes proof. Evidence in medicine is not limited to direct, blinded comparisons of one form of treatment compared with another but rather the… CONTINUE READING

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