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The CMS ruling on venous thromboembolism after total knee or hip arthroplasty: weighing risks and benefits.

Streiff MB, Haut ER. The CMS ruling on venous thromboembolism after total knee or hip arthroplasty: weighing risks and benefits. JAMA. 2009;301(10):1063-5. doi:10.1001/jama.301.10.1063.

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March 18, 2009
Streiff MB, Haut ER. JAMA. 2009;301(10):1063-5.

This commentary addresses the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' classification of venous thromboembolism as a never event.

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Streiff MB, Haut ER. The CMS ruling on venous thromboembolism after total knee or hip arthroplasty: weighing risks and benefits. JAMA. 2009;301(10):1063-5. doi:10.1001/jama.301.10.1063.