Review: Estimated Prevalence of VTE 14.1 Percent in COVID-19

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 7, 2020 -- The overall prevalence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients with COVID-19 is estimated to be 14.1 percent, with a higher prevalence for patients in the intensive care unit (ICU), according to a review published...
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Publication date: Available online 8 October 2020Source: Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic DisordersAuthor(s): Heepeel Chang, Caron B. Rockman, Glenn R. Jacobowitz, Giancarlo Speranza, William S. Johnson, James M. Horowitz, Karan Garg, Thomas S. Maldonado, Mikel Sadek, Michael E. Barfield
Source: Journal of Vascular Surgery: Venous and Lymphatic Disorders - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
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Source: Thrombosis Research - Category: Hematology Authors: Tags: Letter to the Editors-in-Chief Source Type: research
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Authors: Haque S, Jawed A, Akhter N, Dar SA, Khan F, Mandal RK, Areeshi MY, Lohani M, Wahid M PMID: 33015764 [PubMed - in process]
Source: European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Tags: Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci Source Type: research
AbstractObjectivesEvidences from either small series or spontaneous reporting are accumulating that SARS-CoV-2 involves the Nervous Systems. The aim of this study is to provide an extensive overview on the major neurological complications in a large cohort of COVID-19 patients.MethodsRetrospective, observational analysis on all COVID-19 patients admitted from February 23rd to April 30th, 2020 to ASST Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo, Italy for whom a neurological consultation/neurophysiological assessment/neuroradiologic investigation was requested. Each identified neurologic complication was then classified into main neurolog...
Source: Journal of Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
AbstractCoronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) appears to be associated with increased arterial and venous thromboembolic disease. These presumed abnormalities in hemostasis have been associated with filter clotting during continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT). We aimed to characterize the burden of CRRT filter clotting in COVID-19 infection and to describe a CRRT anticoagulation protocol that used anti-factor Xa levels for systemic heparin dosing. Multi-center study of consecutive patients with COVID-19 receiving CRRT. Primary outcome was CRRT filter loss. Sixty-five patients were analyzed, including 17 using an anti-f...
Source: Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis - Category: Hematology Source Type: research
AbstractAlthough many clinical reports have been published, little is known about the pathological post-mortem findings from people who have died of the novel coronavirus disease. The need for postmortem information is urgent to improve patient management of mild and severe illness, and treatment strategies. The present systematic review was carried out according to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Review (PRISMA) standards. A systematic literature search and a critical review of the collected studies were conducted. An electronic search of PubMed, Science Direct Scopus, Google Scholar, and Excerpta Medica Data...
Source: Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology - Category: Forensic Medicine Source Type: research
The odds of a clot are highest for the most critically ill patients. Analysis of 66 studies found that 23% of COVID-19 patients in an intensive care unit (ICU) developed a blood clot in the leg, known as a deep vein thrombosis (DVT).
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