2019 International Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment and Prophylaxis of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients With Cancer

This is a clinical practice guideline for the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in adult patients with cancer. The guideline discusses the prophylaxis of VTE in patients who have undergone surgery, prophylaxis of catheter-related thrombosis, treatment of established VTE, and maintenance treatment (both early and long-term). Risk-stratification schemes for the prophylaxis of VTE in patients with cancer, are also examined.