• Daniel M. Becker


There are numerous approaches to the prevention of primary and recurrent thromboembolism. Before outlining specific preventive treatments, the need for prevention will be clarified by describing who is at risk, the frequency of the problem, diagnostic approaches, and the consequences of thromboembolism.


Pulmonary Embolism Deep Vein Thrombosis Venous Thrombosis Deep Venous Thrombosis Venous Thromboembolism 
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  • Daniel M. Becker
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUniversity of Virginia School of MedicineCharlottesvilleUSA

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