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Pathophysiology and Clinical Aspects of Venous Thromboembolism in Neonates, Renal Disease and Cancer Patients

Edited by Mohamed A. Abdelaal

King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia

Venous Thromboembolism remains a major health challenge in many countries because of the morbidity and mortality it inflicts, mainly in hospitalized patients. This book, with contributions from distinguished experts in the field, depicts some hot aspects on aetilogics of VTE, the disease burden in neonates, renal disease and cancer patients as well as issues relevant to prophylaxis and the concept of VTE as patient injury content.

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Pathophysiology and Clinical Aspects of Venous Thromboembolism in Neonates, Renal Disease ...Edited by Mohamed A. Abdelaal

Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1343

ISBN: 978-953-51-0616-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6998-7

Copyright year: 2012

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13693 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

1 Web of Science Citations

8 Dimensions Citations


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1. Microparticles: Role in Haemostasis and Venous Thromboembolism

By Anoop K. Enjeti and Michael Seldon


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2. Hyperhomocysteinemia: Relation to Cardiovascular Disease and Venous Thromboembolism

By Nadja Plazar and Mihaela Jurdana


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3. Venous Thromboembolism in Neonates, Children and Patients with Chronic Renal Disease – Special Considerations

By Pedro Pablo García Lazaro, Gladys Patricia Cannata Arriola, Gloria Soledad Cotrina Romero and Pedro Arauco Nava


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4. Venous Thromboembolism in Cancer Patients

By Galilah F. Zaher and Mohamed A. Abdelaal


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5. Thrombosis Associated with Immunomodulatory Agents in Multiple Myeloma

By Jose Ramon Gonzalez-Porras and Maria-Victoria Mateos


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6. Aetiology of Deep Venous Thrombosis - Implications for Prophylaxis

By Paul S. Agutter and P. Colm Malone


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7. Venous Thromboembolism as a Preventable Patient Injury: Experience of the Danish Patient Insurance Association (1996 - 2010)

By Jens Krogh Christoffersen and Lars Dahlgaard Hove


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