The Role of Clinically Significant Venous Thromboembolism and Thromboprophylaxis in Pediatric Patients With Pelvic or Femoral Fractures
Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics , 05/16/2012
Greenwald LJ et al. – Thromboprophylaxis was used only occasionally at the institution; >91% of patients did not receive such treatment. No morbidity or mortality was reported related to venous thromboembolism in pediatric patients with femur or pelvic fracture for whom thromboprophylaxis was used.