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Cancer: New scale predicts the risk of venous thromboembolism

Equipo editorial Univadis   |   Medical News   |   27 February 2023
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Current guidelines recommend that all hospitalized patients undergoing chemotherapy receive prophylactic antithrombotic treatment; outpatients should only receive said treatment if they are considered high-risk. The Khorana scale is used to assess the risk of venous thromboembolism, but its accuracy has recently been called into question.

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