The Incidence of Perioperative Deep Venous Thromboses of the Lower Extremities

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • End date
    Dec 29, 2024
  • participants needed
    1000
  • sponsor
    University of Chicago
Updated on 29 October 2021

Summary

The study's hypothesis is that there are some patients who come for surgery who have asymptomatic clots in their lower extremities upon their arrival to the hospital for their surgical admission. We will be performing duplex studies of the subjects' legs before their surgery to determine how often clots are present. We will also perform duplex scans of the legs after the subjects' surgeries to determine what factors (surgical, anesthetic, co-morbidities)are correlated with the development of DVTs.

Details
Condition Perioperative DVTs
Treatment Duplex scan of lower extremities
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT01300832
SponsorUniversity of Chicago
Last Modified on29 October 2021

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Age 18+ and consentable

Exclusion Criteria

Anticoagulation therapy or known DVT
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