TITLE

Value of family history in identifying women at risk of venous thromboembolism during oral contraception

AUTHOR(S)
Cosmi, Benilde; Legnani, Cristina; Bernardi, Francesco; Coccheri, Sergio; Palareti, Gualtiero
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);04/28/2001, Vol. 322 Issue 7293, p1024
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the value of family history in identifying women at risk of venous thromboembolism during oral contraception. Controversy surrounding a practice used to identify women at higher risk of venous thromboembolism; Number of women that need to be screened before certain functions can work to predict mutations; Comments.
ACCESSION #
4374818

 

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