SESSION TITLE: Pulmonary Vascular Disease - PE/DVT
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: Healthcare Associated-Venous Thrombo-Embolism (HA-VTE) occurs commonly in patients with recent hospitalization or surgery. HA-VTE accounts for more almost half of the case burden of total patients with any form of VTE and may be preventable if appropriate guidelines are followed. The impact of various VTE guidelines on HA-VTE is unknown.