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Logo of procrsmedFormerly medchtJournal of the Royal Society of MedicineProceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
Proc R Soc Med. 1974 August; 67(8): 706–708.
PMCID: PMC1645820

Review of present status of prophylaxis of venous thromboembolism.

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