Jefferson researchers identified a high risk for venous thromboembolism (VTE), or blood clots, following surgery for long-bone reconstruction in patients with metastatic cancer. They published the results in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. “Our study shows not only that a stronger anti-coagulation therapy may be warranted for these patients, but also that each case needs individualized attention,” said senior author John A.

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