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Annual incidence of

2/1000

population per year

Cost of VTE: at least

$600m

CAD a year

VTE recurrence

5-10%

per year

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension 

3-4%

after PE

Pulmonary Embolism
leads to the hospitalization
or death of over

30,000

Canadians every year

VTE leads to significant

long-term
costs

in the form of chronic complications of VTE

Post-thrombotic syndrome

20-40%

after DVT

Adverse effects and

burden of anticoagulant therapy

Upcoming Events

Saturday, October 21, 2017
Duration: 4 days

Canadian Cardiovascular Congress

Oct 21-24, 2017 Fairmont Waterfront Hotel Vancouver, BC
Thursday, November 09, 2017 at 02:00 PM
Duration: 3 hours

External Advisory Board Meeting

Thursday, November 09, 2017 at 06:00 PM
Duration: 2 hours

CanVECTOR Investigators Group Meeting

Evidence Pearls on VTE

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External validation of the DASH prediction rule: a retrospective cohort study.
Oct 18, 2017
Age of Red Cells for Transfusion and Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults.
Oct 18, 2017
Slow versus fast subcutaneous heparin injections for prevention of bruising and site pain intensity.
Oct 18, 2017
D-dimer to guide the intensity of anticoagulation in Chinese patients after mechanical heart valve replacement: a randomized controlled trial.
Oct 18, 2017
External validation of the DASH prediction rule: a retrospective cohort study.
Oct 17, 2017
Age of Red Cells for Transfusion and Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults.
Oct 17, 2017
Slow versus fast subcutaneous heparin injections for prevention of bruising and site pain intensity.
Oct 17, 2017
Slow versus fast subcutaneous heparin injections for prevention of bruising and site pain intensity.
Oct 16, 2017
Effect of Genotype-Guided Warfarin Dosing on Clinical Events and Anticoagulation Control Among Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: The GIFT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Oct 16, 2017
Association Between Use of Antithrombotic Medication and Hematuria-Related Complications.
Oct 16, 2017
External validation of the DASH prediction rule: a retrospective cohort study.
Oct 16, 2017
Age of Red Cells for Transfusion and Outcomes in Critically Ill Adults.
Oct 16, 2017
Effect of Genotype-Guided Warfarin Dosing on Clinical Events and Anticoagulation Control Among Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: The GIFT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Oct 15, 2017
Association Between Use of Antithrombotic Medication and Hematuria-Related Complications.
Oct 15, 2017
Inferior Vena Cava Filters to Prevent Pulmonary Embolism: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Oct 15, 2017
Slow versus fast subcutaneous heparin injections for prevention of bruising and site pain intensity.
Oct 15, 2017
Effect of Genotype-Guided Warfarin Dosing on Clinical Events and Anticoagulation Control Among Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: The GIFT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Oct 14, 2017
Association Between Use of Antithrombotic Medication and Hematuria-Related Complications.
Oct 14, 2017
Inferior Vena Cava Filters to Prevent Pulmonary Embolism: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Oct 14, 2017
Effect of Genotype-Guided Warfarin Dosing on Clinical Events and Anticoagulation Control Among Patients Undergoing Hip or Knee Arthroplasty: The GIFT Randomized Clinical Trial.
Oct 13, 2017
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