American Society of HematologyASH 2021 Guidelines for Management of Venous Thromboembolism: Prevention and Treatment in Patients with Cancer

These evidence-based guidelines of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) are intended to support patients, clinicians, and other health care professionals in their decisions about the prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE)  – a common complication among patients with cancer who are at a markedly increased risk for morbidity and mortality.

American Society of HematologyASH 2020 Guidelines: Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) used the Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) approach to assess evidence and make recommendations toward the treatment of venous thromboembolism (VTE). The panel agreed on 28 recommendations for the initial management of VTE, primary treatment, secondary prevention, and treatment of recurrent VTE events.