Venous thromboembolism associated with train travel

Jeet Ram Kashyap, Sanjay D’Cruz, Sandeep Chauhan and Suman Kochhar
Med J Aust 2008; 189 (9): 535-536. || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2008.tb02170.x
Published online: 3 November 2008

To the Editor: Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is frequently described among air travellers but data on VTE related to train travel are limited.1-3 We report a case of VTE in a patient after a prolonged train journey.

  • Jeet Ram Kashyap
  • Sanjay D’Cruz
  • Sandeep Chauhan
  • Suman Kochhar

  • Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India.



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