Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism

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Introduction. Venous ThromboembolismPulmonary Embolism150,000 to 200,00 deaths per yearMost common preventable cause of hospital deathFrequency of fatal pulmonary embolismElective general surgery: 0.1 to 0.8%Elective hip replacement: 2 to 3%Hip fracture: 4 to 7%Dismuke SE. Wagner EH. Pulmonary embolism as a cause of death. The changing mortality in hospitalized patients. JAMA 1986 Apr 18;255(15):2039-42.Horlander KT. Mannino DM. Leeper KV. Pulmonary embolism mortality in the United 30879

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