0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
ARTICLE |

Deep Thrombophlebitis: Pathophysiology and Treatment.

Herbert L. Fred, MD
Arch Intern Med. 1968;122(1):90. doi:10.1001/archinte.1968.00300060092036.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

ABSTRACT

"The general purpose of this monograph is to bring into more realistic focus the acute and chronic problems of inflammation and thrombosis in the veins; its specific objective is to correlate the pathophysiology with altered hemodynamics in acute thrombophlebitis and in the postphlebitic limb." Doctor Haller accomplishes these aims admirably. He provides an interesting discussion of the historical development of the subject along with a detailed but concise description of the clinical, diagnostic, and therapeutic aspects of deep thrombophlebitis. His material is well organized and timely. Particularly informative are his chapters on the pathophysiology of extensive deep thrombophlebitis and the serious complications of deep thrombophlebitis and their treatment. He argues convincingly for prompt medical and aggressive surgical management of deep thrombophlebitis, and with certain exceptions, presents his views carefully and clearly, supporting them with numerous, well-chosen references. Other advantages of this monograph are brevity, large print, high quality paper, and

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Correspondence

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Submit a Comment

Multimedia

* * SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE * *

Our websites may be periodically unavailable between midnight and 04:00 ET Thursday, July 10th, for regularly scheduled maintenance.

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Web of Science® Times Cited: 122

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();