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Influence of Smoking on Deep Vein Thrombosis after Myocardial Infarction

Br Med J 1974; 3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.3.5925.230 (Published 27 July 1974) Cite this as: Br Med J 1974;3:230
  1. Anthony J. Handley,
  2. Derek Teather

    Abstract

    As part of a study of the factors affecting the risk of deep vein thrombosis after myocardial infarction a surprising and unexplained finding was that non-smokers had a significantly higher incidence of thrombosis than cigarette smokers.