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Prolonged prophylaxis for all?

BMJ 2010; 340 doi: (Published 20 January 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;340:c284
  1. Barrie D White, neurosurgeon1
  1. 1Nottingham NG7 2UH
  1. barrie.white{at}

    The research article by Sweetland and colleagues reinforces every practitioner’s understanding that there is an increased risk of venous thromboembolism after surgery (or long haul …

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