Posts Tagged ‘American Society of Clinical Oncology’

Prophylaxis against Venous Thromboembolism in Ambulatory Cancer Patients

Posted by • June 27th, 2014

Patients with cancer are at increased risk for thrombosis, and those with thrombi have poorer overall survival rates than those without. In a new review article, Dr. Jean Connors from Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Dana Farber Cancer Institute summarizes available data and provides guidance for determining which patients might benefit from thromboprophylaxis. The incidence of… Read More…