International Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment and Prophylaxis of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients With Cancer

A clinical practice guideline for cancer patients at risk for venous thromboembolism. The guideline examines prophylactic treatment through anticoagulant therapy, specifically short-term unfractionated heparin and low-molecular-weight heparin. Outcomes of interest include preference for low-molecular-weight heparin for primary treatment, and improved maintenance treatments.