Category Archives: DVT

Screening for cancer after unprovoked DVT

This BMJ article seemed in fact to be arguing against a bit of a strawman, in that the NICE guideline it disputed did not in fact say quite what they claimed it said. However, it did end up highlighting a … Continue reading

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The role of compression stockings post-DVT

In my days as a junior doctor, when I was taught to use compression stockings for DVT treatment, I was taught that it was to help treat the existing DVT/reduce risk of DVT in the other leg. Whether this is … Continue reading

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