Prophylaxis of Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolies – the New Guideline of the AWMF and the Special Recommendations of the DEGAM

DOI: 10.3238/zfa.2016.0068-0071

german translation / full article

Heinz Harald Abholz, Günther Egidi

Keywords: Prevention Thrombosis Pulmonary Embolism Guideline

Summary: DEGAM (German College of General Practitioners and Family Physicians) has worked on the interdisciplinary guideline “thromboembolism prophylaxis“. The most important statements and recommendations, focussed on family medicine, are reported. Additionally the three special recommendations of the DEGAM are cited together with the reasons for it.

(State: 10.02.2016)

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