Articles by Sarah E. Gay, MSN, ACNP-BC

An inside view of Venous Thromboembolism

Gay, Sarah E.

The Nurse Practitioner. 35(9):32-39, September 2010.

Venous thromboembolism is a serious and potentially fatal disorder, which often complicates the course of hospitalized patients, but may also affect ambulatory and otherwise healthy people. As the population ages, the medical and economic impact of VTE is expected to increase.