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Venous Thromboembolism Prevention Get help

Welcome to the venous thromboembolism prevention Nursing Times Learning unit.

This unit is one of many online courses for nurses available from Nursing Times Learning.

It will teach you:
  • What VTE is and how it occurs
  • Why VTE prevention is important
  • To identify which patients are at risk of VTE
  • What information should be given to patients about VTE, and when
  • What thromboprophylaxis is and how different methods work to prevent VTE
  • The nurse’s role in VTE prevention

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