Preface
Natural History of Venous Thromboembolism
Deep Vein Thrombosis and Its Diagnosis
Duplex Ultrasound for Thromboembolism
Warfarin Prophylaxis following Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin Prophylaxis in Major Orthopaedic Surgery of the Lower Extremity
Fondaparinux for Prophylaxis
Thromboembolic Disease Prophylaxis in Orthopaedic Surgery: Use of Mechanical Compression Devices
Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Trauma Patients
Length of Thrombosis Prophylaxis After Orthopaedic Surgery of the Lower Extremity
Neuraxial Anesthesia and Anticoagulants
Pulmonary Embolism in Orthopaedic Patients: Diagnosis and Treatment
Use of Vena Cava Filters
Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Orthopaedic Surgery
Post-Thrombotic Syndrome After Orthopaedic Surgery