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Predicted incidence of VTE, 2050

The incidence of VTE is predicted to more than double by 2050—from 0.95 million in 2006 to 1.82 million in 2050.

Deitelzweig, S, BH Johnson, J Lin, and KL Schulman. Prevalence of Clinical Venous Thromboembolism in the USA: Current trends and future projections. Heamtol. 2010; DOI: 10.1002/ajh.21917. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21264912

Reference

Title
Prevalence of Clinical Venous Thromboembolism in the USA: Current trends and future projections
Publication
Heamtol
Publication Date
2010
Authors
Deitelzweig, S, BH Johnson, J Lin, and KL Schulman
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  • Cost of Disease
  • Future Human Burden

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