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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 (VTE) or diagnosed with a lower extremity deep vein thrombosis (LE DVT). The CPG+ is based on the 2016 guideline; an updated CPG+ is in development.

Get The CPG

Owens Recovery Science podcast episode featuring Dr. Ellen Hillegass and Dr. Kathleen Lukaszewicz discussing the recent Clinical Practice Guideline covering PT management of Venous Thromboembolism. Listen to the episode on SoundCloud, Apple Podcasts, or Spotify.

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Wells Clinical Prediction Rule for Deep Vein Thrombosis

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