The use of surgical care improvement projects in prevention of venous thromboembolism

Erem H. H. , Aytac E.

Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, cilt.906, 2017 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 906
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/5584_2016_102
  • Dergi Adı: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology


Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a potentially mortal complication in patients undergoing surgery. Deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism can be seen up to 40 % of patients who have no or inappropriate VTE prophylaxis during perioperative period.