VTE Risk Assessment Data Collection, July to September 2011

December 2011
Operating Theatre Journal;Dec2011, Issue 255, p5
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Risk Assessment data collection in England for July to September 2011.


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