Practical Phlebology: Deep Vein Thrombosis

Publication Year: 2013

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Comerota, Anthony J.; Kabnick, Lowell S.; Sadick, Neil S.

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 978-1-44-414609-7

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 94

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The latest volume in the Practical Phlebology series, Deep Vein Thrombosis provides trainee and practicing physicians with the ideal illustrative guide to the etiology, diagnosis, and management of deep vein thrombosis (DVT).

Based on peer-reviewed literature and quality clinical trials, the book is also an essential resource for academicians.

Topics include:

  • Epidemiology, natural history, and etiology of DVT
  • DVT prophylaxis
  • Diagnostic techniques
  • Anticoagulation, thrombus removal, catheter-based interventions, and thrombolysis
  • Inferior vena cava filters
  • Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
  • Femoral endovenectomy and endoluminal recanalization


  • Provides an essential guide for the trainee and practicing physician
  • Discusses the natural history, etiology, and prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
  • Reviews diagnostic procedures for acute DVT
  • Explores anticoagulants and the management of acute DVT
  • Examines strategies of thrombus removal, inferior vena cava filters, and heparin-induced thrombocytopenia


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CRC Press
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Comerota, Anthony J.; Kabnick, Lowell S.; Sadick, Neil S.
ISBN: 978-1-44-414609-7
Internal Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 149
Year: 2013
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 94