To date, no study has assessed whether the risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) varies with blunt or penetrating trauma.
To test whether the mechanism of injury alters risk of VTE after trauma.
Design, Setting, and Participants
A retrospective database review was conducted of ...
JAMA Surg. Published online September 28, 2016. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2016.3116