TITLE

Aspirin for VTE prophylaxis in multiple myeloma questioned

PUB. DATE
August 2013
SOURCE
Reactions Weekly;8/24/2013, Issue 1466, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the article "MELISSE, a large multicentric observational study to determine risk factors of venous thromboembolism in patients with multiple myeloma treated with immunomodulatory drugs," by X. Leleu is presented.
ACCESSION #
89895212

 

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