Venous thromboembolism in emergency department patients with rigid immobilization for lower leg injury: Incidence and risk factors

Robert Meek, Roger Lien-Kien Tong

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Abstract

To determine the incidence and risk factors for symptomatic venous thromboembolism VTE) in adults who are discharged from the ED with rigid immobilization for lower limb njury.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)277 - 284
Number of pages8
JournalEMA - Emergency Medicine Australasia
Volume24
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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Venous thromboembolism in emergency department patients with rigid immobilization for lower leg injury: Incidence and risk factors. / Meek, Robert; Tong, Roger Lien-Kien.

In: EMA - Emergency Medicine Australasia, Vol. 24, No. 3, 2012, p. 277 - 284.

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