Review ArticleThe Role of Physical Therapists in the Management of Individuals at Risk for or Diagnosed With Venous Thromboembolism: Executive Summary of an Evidence-Based Clinical Practice GuidelineHillegass, Ellen; Puthoff, Michael; Frese, Ethel; Thigpen, Mary; Sobush, Dennis; Auten, BethAuthor Information Ellen Hillegass, PT, EdD, CCS, FAPTA Department of Physical Therapy, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA 30341. [email protected]. Michael Puthoff, PT, PhD, GCS St Ambrose University, Davenport, IA. Ethel Frese, PT, DPT, MHS, CCS St Louis University, St Louis, MO. Mary Thigpen, PT, PhD Brenau University, Gainesville, GA. Dennis Sobush, PT, MA, DPT, CCS, CEEAA Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI. Beth Auten, MLIS, MA, AHIP Information Services Librarian, South Piedmont Community College, Monroe, NC The Cardiopulmonary Section, the Acute Care Section, and the APTA provided funds to support the development and preparation of this document but had no influence on the content or the key action statements of this clinical practice guideline. The authors declared no conflicts of interest.This Executive Summary has been co-published in the April 2016 issue of Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Journal. Journal of Acute Care Physical Therapy: October 2016 - Volume 7 - Issue 4 - p 140-144 doi: 10.1097/JAT.0000000000000038 Buy Metrics © 2016 by the Acute Care Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.