This retrospective review shows that arterial compression can coexist with neurogenic thoracic outlet syndrome and can be elucidated in most patients by medical record review and physical examination, along with confirmation by a duplex scan.
This cohort study compares risk for proximal deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism after incident isolated calf DVT in patients treated vs not treated with anticoagulation.
Louis et al determine if missed doses of enoxaparin correlate with deep vein thrombosis formation. Data were prospectively collected among 202 trauma and general surgery patients admitted to a level I trauma center. Deep vein thrombosis screening was performed using a rigorous standardized protocol. See the Invited Commentary by Galante.
This cohort study determines if inferior vena cava filter insertion in trauma patients affects overall mortality.