volume 17, issue 7, PA764 2014
DOI: 10.1016/j.jval.2014.08.277
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Abstract: Objectives: Despite increasing prevalence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in China, real-world use of anticoagulants in clinical practice is not well understood. This study aims to assess treatment pattern and anticoagulant monitoring among hospitalized VTE patients in China. MethOds: Hospitalizations with a diagnosis of VTE (including deep vein thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolism (PE)) between January 1 st , 2010 and June 30 th , 2013 were identified from a large electronic medical record database containi…

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