Learn how Banner Good Samaritan went from having a minimum of one venous thromboembolism (VTE) event every other day to cutting VTEs by half and improving prophylaxis with risk assessment and effective implementation of VTE prevention protocols.
This health system case study examines how to use smart strategies to implement a risk assessment to prevent potentially fatal venous thromboembolism (VTE).
The Smart Compression™ Educates DVT Debunked series introduces several common misconceptions – or myths – about blood clot prevention and provides resources and evidence to clarify and educate. This article focuses on the importance of finding the right size for IPC solutions.
For so many people, blood clots can seem like a danger that's unlikely to touch them. However, it's important that all patients understand that potentially fatal venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a condition that can affect nearly anyone.
In our interview with, Melissa Schmidt, Clinical Nurse Specialist at Missouri's largest hospital, shares three must-discuss nurse huddle topics.