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Thromboprophylaxis in ambulatory emergency department patients managed with lower limb immobilisation after injury: a national survey

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  • Handling editor David Metcalfe

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  • Contributors JGC and DH conceived the study and its design. CAC and JGC acquired the data. CAC performed the analysis. CAC, JGC and DH interpreted the data. CAC and JGC drafted the manuscript. All authors reviewed the manuscript critically for important intellectual content and provided their final approval of the version to be submitted. All authors are accountable for the work.

  • Funding This study was funded by the NHS Grampian Endowment Fund. JGC is supported by NHS Research Scotland.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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