Barriers to the long-term use of low-molecular weight heparins for treatment of cancer-associated thrombosis
Article first published online: 7 JUN 2006
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Volume 4, Issue 9, pages 2090–2091, September 2006
How to Cite
WITTKOWSKY, A. K. (2006), Barriers to the long-term use of low-molecular weight heparins for treatment of cancer-associated thrombosis. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 4: 2090–2091. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2006.02073.x
- Issue published online: 7 JUN 2006
- Article first published online: 7 JUN 2006
- Received 29 May 2006, accepted 1 June 2006
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