Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica

Acta Academiae Medicinae Sinica ›› 2007, Vol. 29 ›› Issue (1): 9-11.

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Prevention and Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism

WU Qing-hua   

  1. Department of Vascular Surgery, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100029,China
  • Received:2006-08-30 Revised:1900-01-01 Online:2007-02-28 Published:2007-02-28
  • Contact: WU Qing-hua

Abstract: ABSTRACT:Venous thromboembolism is a common vascular disease with clinically high morbidity and mortality. Prevention and treatment strategies should be based on risk stratification. Anticoagulation remains the mainstay of therapy for patients with venous thromboembolism. More evidence-based studies should be performed to establish the strategy of prevention and treatment for venous thromboembolism in China.

Key words: deep venous tdrombosis, treatment, prevention