Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19 Receiving Prophylactic Anticoagulation

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Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19 Receiving Prophylactic Anticoagulation

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Venous thromboembolism (VTE) has been reported in mechanically ventilated patients with severe acute respiratory distress syndrome resulting from SARS-CoV-2 infection (COVID-19). Two of the first 31 non-mechanically ventilated patients with moderate severity COVID-19 admitted to our hospital developed VTE while receiving uninterrupted prophylactic anticoagulation.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-08-13

Citation

Boonyasai, Romsai T., Vivek Krishna Murthy, Gigi Yuen-Gee Liu, Brian T. Garibaldi, Daniel J. Brotman, Michael B. Streiff, and Rodney Omron. 2020. "Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19 Receiving Prophylactic Anticoagulation." Mayo Clinic Proceedings 95 (10):2291-3.

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