VTE & Pregnancy

Pregnancy heightens the risk for venous thromboembolism (VTE)1 especially during the postpartum period.2 VTE occurs in one in 1,000 pregnancies.3

Learn More »

Prevention

Prevention of venous thromboembolism (VTE) is an important aspect of patient care. Potential strategies include pharmacologic and mechanical prophylaxis for venous thromboembolism (VTE) in pregnancy.4,5

Get Details »

Resources

An essential component of a hospital-based prevention strategy is implementation of a venous thromboembolism (VTE) protocol. Hear from physicians and nurses who have instituted protocols for their peripartum patients.

Learn More »

Disclaimer

The above organization is a proud supporter of this VTE prevention program.

Disclaimer

The above organization is a proud supporter of this VTE prevention program.