Preventing recurrence after deep vein thrombosis.
- Published Article
- Publication Date
Nov 01, 2012
Analysis of 7 randomised trials in patients without cancer has shown that after distal deep vein thrombosis due to an identified temporary cause, the risk of recurrence is low: 6 weeks of warfarin therapy appears sufficient for these patients. It is better to treat other cases for 3 months.
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