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Safety and efficacy of pharmacologic thromboprophylaxis following blunt head injury: a systematic review. J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2013; 75: 642–656.

Published: 18th February 2014

Authors: Reeves F, Batty L, Pitt V, Chau M, Pattuwage L, Gruen RL et al.

Conclusion

Some 16 studies were included, and there was no robust evidence that thromboprophylaxis was beneficial.

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