Thromboprophylaxis among Australasian colorectal surgeons.

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BACKGROUND Thromboembolism is a common cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with colorectal cancer, but thromboprophylaxis (TP) is underutilized. Current guidelines do not make specific recommendations for colorectal cancer patients and provide minimal guidance for the ambulatory setting, although emerging evidence suggests TP may be warranted… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2012.06245.x

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@article{Smart2013ThromboprophylaxisAA, title={Thromboprophylaxis among Australasian colorectal surgeons.}, author={Philip Smart and Kate L. Burbury and Senthil M Lingaratnam and Andrew Craig Lynch and John R Mackay and Alexander G. Heriot}, journal={ANZ journal of surgery}, year={2013}, volume={83 9}, pages={646-50} }