Thromboprophylaxis rates in US medical centers: success or failure?
Article first published online: 6 JUN 2007
Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
Volume 5, Issue 8, pages 1610–1616, August 2007
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AMIN, A., STEMKOWSKI, S., LIN, J. and YANG, G. (2007), Thromboprophylaxis rates in US medical centers: success or failure?. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 5: 1610–1616. doi: 10.1111/j.1538-7836.2007.02650.x
- Issue published online: 6 JUN 2007
- Article first published online: 6 JUN 2007
- Received 8 February 2007, accepted 10 May 2007
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