Venous thromboembolism: diagnosis and current anticoagulation strategies for deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.


Journal Article (Review)

The diagnosis and treatment of venous thromboembolic events represents a significant source of medical spending, both domestically and worldwide. Advances in medical imaging and pharmacology continue to alter and improve established treatment paradigms. In this article, we discuss venous thromboembolism etiology, diagnosis, and rationale for current and future treatment strategies.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pascarella, L; Cox, MW; O'Brien, PJ

Published Date

  • August 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 40 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 58 - 70

PubMed ID

  • 23086095

Pubmed Central ID

  • 23086095

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2154-8331

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3810/hp.2012.08.990


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England