From: Thromboprophylaxis prescribing among junior doctors: the impact of educational interventions
Parameter Measured | (N) Number of patients included | ||
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General Surgery (N = 177) | Urology (N = 51) | Vascular Surgery (N = 70)) | |
Patients prescribed pharmacological VTE prophylaxis, where indication(s) present and contraindication(s) absent, % (number) |
y = 78.4 % (134) n = 21.6 % (37) u/n = 3.4 % (6) |
y = 68.6 % (35) n = 31.4 % (16) |
y = 91.4 % (64) n = 8.6 % (6) |