Concomitant VTE increased risks for mortality and hemorrhage in older patients with cancer, with risk varying by cancer type

September 2007
ACP Journal Club;Sept/Oct2007, Vol. 147 Issue 2, p51
Academic Journal
The article discusses the clinical impact of concomitant venous thromboembolism (VTE) in older patients with a first diagnosis of cancer, and assesses the increased risks for mortality and hemorrhage in older patients with cancer with risk varying by cancer type. Details related to the study and a chart on the same are also provided.


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