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Implementation of VTE risk assessment

The National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) has published the How to guide to venous thromboembolism (VTE) risk assessment. In 2007, VTE was a factor in 16,670 recorded deaths in England and Wales. It is estimated that fewer than one in … Read more → – Implementation of VTE risk assessment

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Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Leadership Summit

This summit, on 30 March, is co-hosted by DH and the All-Party Parliamentary Thrombosis Group (APPTG). It will address challenges and opportunities and discuss guidance available to those responsible for commissioning for VTE prevention, which is a clinical priority for … Read more → – Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Leadership Summit

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