SHOULDER & ELBOW

153 – Concerning VTE risk, which surgeries can be considered major, and which surgeries can be considered non-major in shoulder and elbow surgery? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10785

155 – Is there a role for administration of aspirin as a VTE prophylaxis in patients undergoing upper limb surgery? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10789

156 – Should routine VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing elbow arthroplasty? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10794

157 – Should routine chemical VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing shoulder arthroplasty? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10824

158 – Should routine VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing rotator cuff repair? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10798

159 – Should routine VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing ligament reconstruction around the elbow? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10802

160 – Should routine VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing upper extremity osteosynthesis? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10335

161 – Should routine VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing arthroscopic stabilization procedures of the shoulder? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10832

162 – Should routine VTE prophylaxis be administered to patients undergoing upper extremity immobilization, such as casting? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10818

163 – What are the classical signs, if any, of upper extremity DVT? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10806

164 – What is the optimal management of DVT of the upper extremity? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10810

165 – Is there a risk stratification method for VTE of the upper extremity? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10828

166 – Does immobilization of the upper extremity influence the VTE prophylaxis protocol? https://icmphilly.com/?page_id=10814