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Olle Melander

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Red cell distribution width and risk for venous thromboembolism: A population-based cohort study.

Author

  • Bengt Zöller
  • Olle Melander
  • Peter Svensson
  • Gunnar Engström

Summary, in English

Red cell distribution width (RDW) has been associated with venous thromboembolism (VTE), but whether RDW is a predictor of first event of VTE is unknown. We investigated the association between RDW and incidence of first event of VTE in a population-based cohort.

Department/s

  • Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Clinical Coagulation, Malmö
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology
  • EXODIAB: Excellence in Diabetes Research in Sweden
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2014

Language

English

Pages

334-339

Publication/Series

Thrombosis Research

Volume

133

Issue

3

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Elsevier Ltd

Topic

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems

Status

Published

Research group

  • Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • Clinical Coagulation, Malmö
  • Cardiovascular Research - Epidemiology

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1879-2472