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Examines changes to the cardiovascular and coagulation system caused by acute spinal cord injury (SCI) and provides recommendations for preventative measures.

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APTA Academy of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy and Academy of Acute Care: Role of Physical Therapists in the Management of Individuals at Risk for or Diagnosed With Venous Thromboembolism: Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline 2022 (CPG+)

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This update of a 2016 guideline provides assistance to physical therapists in the decision-making process when treating patients at risk for venous thromboembolism


Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Women: A Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

May 1, 2014

These guidelines focus on stroke risk factors unique to or more common in women, as well as stroke prevention in women.

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Padua Prediction Score (PPS)

A screening tool that measures the risk of venous thrombus embolism (VTE).