TY - CHAP A1 - Jens Krogh Christoffersen A2 - Lars Dahlgaard Hove ED1 - Mohamed A. Abdelaal Y1 - 2012-05-16 PY - 2012 T1 - Venous Thromboembolism as a Preventable Patient Injury: Experience of the Danish Patient Insurance Association (1996 - 2010) N2 - Venous Thromboembolism remains a major health challenge in many countries because of the morbidity and mortality it inflicts, mainly in hospitalized patients. This book, with contributions from distinguished experts in the field, depicts some hot aspects on aetilogics of VTE, the disease burden in neonates, renal disease and cancer patients as well as issues relevant to prophylaxis and the concept of VTE as patient injury content. BT - Pathophysiology and Clinical Aspects of Venous Thromboembolism in Neonates, Renal Disease and Cancer Patients SP - Ch. 7 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/31128 DO - 10.5772/31128 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-10-19 ER -