Journal of Orthopedic and Spine Trauma

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Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Orthopedics

Amir Reza Vafaee 1 , * and Taghi Baghdadi 1
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1 Joint Reconstruction Research Center, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Journal of Orthopedic and Spine Trauma: June 2016, 2 (2); e6847
  • Published Online: June 29, 2016
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: May 6, 2016
  • Revised: May 25, 2016
  • Accepted: May 29, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/jost-6847

To Cite: Vafaee A R, Baghdadi T. Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Orthopedics, J Orthop Spine Trauma. 2016 ;2(2):e6847. doi: 10.17795/jost-6847.

Abstract
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1. Context
2. Incidence
3. Risk Factors
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