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

By Jens Krogh Christoffersen and Lars Dahlgaard Hove

Submitted: March 26th 2011Reviewed: September 4th 2011Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31128

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Jens Krogh Christoffersen and Lars Dahlgaard Hove (May 16th 2012). Venous Thromboembolism as a Preventable Patient Injury: Experience of the Danish Patient Insurance Association (1996 - 2010), Pathophysiology and Clinical Aspects of Venous Thromboembolism in Neonates, Renal Disease and Cancer Patients Mohamed A. Abdelaal, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/31128. Available from:

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