High preoperative prevalence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer

M T Stender, T S H Nielsen, J B Frøkjaer, Torben Bjerregaard Larsen, S Lundbye-Christensen, O Thorlacius-Ussing

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Udgivelsesdato: 2007-Sep
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftBritish Journal of Surgery
Vol/bind94
Udgave nummer9
Sider (fra-til)1100-1103
Antal sider3
ISSN0007-1323
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 1. sep. 2007

Fingeraftryk

Colorectal Neoplasms
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Colorectal Surgery
Ultrasonography
Anesthesiologists
Neoplasms

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Stender, M. T., Nielsen, T. S. H., Frøkjaer, J. B., Larsen, T. B., Lundbye-Christensen, S., & Thorlacius-Ussing, O. (2007). High preoperative prevalence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery, 94(9), 1100-1103. https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.5754
Stender, M T ; Nielsen, T S H ; Frøkjaer, J B ; Larsen, Torben Bjerregaard ; Lundbye-Christensen, S ; Thorlacius-Ussing, O. / High preoperative prevalence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer. I: British Journal of Surgery. 2007 ; Bind 94, Nr. 9. s. 1100-1103.
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Stender, MT, Nielsen, TSH, Frøkjaer, JB, Larsen, TB, Lundbye-Christensen, S & Thorlacius-Ussing, O 2007, 'High preoperative prevalence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer', British Journal of Surgery, bind 94, nr. 9, s. 1100-1103. https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.5754

High preoperative prevalence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer. / Stender, M T; Nielsen, T S H; Frøkjaer, J B; Larsen, Torben Bjerregaard; Lundbye-Christensen, S; Thorlacius-Ussing, O.

I: British Journal of Surgery, Bind 94, Nr. 9, 01.09.2007, s. 1100-1103.

Publikation: Bidrag til tidsskriftTidsskriftartikelForskningpeer review

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Stender MT, Nielsen TSH, Frøkjaer JB, Larsen TB, Lundbye-Christensen S, Thorlacius-Ussing O. High preoperative prevalence of deep venous thrombosis in patients with colorectal cancer. British Journal of Surgery. 2007 sep 1;94(9):1100-1103. https://doi.org/10.1002/bjs.5754