Venous Thromboembolism

Herb A. Phelan, Scott H. Norwood

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSurgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationClinical Questions and Answers
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9781118274231
ISBN (Print)9780470654613
StatePublished - Apr 25 2012


  • Antiphospholipid antibody as syndrome diagnosis, not in APS
  • Factor V Leiden and anticoagulation with vitamin K antagonist, incorrect
  • Filter, prior to CDT as that of a lysing clot, incorrectness for CDT
  • Grade II spleen injury in collision, systemic anticoagulation initiation
  • IPCs and GCSs, physiologic efficacy, being incorrect
  • LMWH therapeutic doses, bioaccumulation over time
  • New anticoagulant fondaparinux as anticoagulant, not in DVT, PE
  • Right ventricular size of 30 mm or greater in TTE, not with PE diagnosis
  • Thromboses, in 50% of pregnancy-related VTE, not appropriate
  • Venous thromboembolism

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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