SARS-CoV-2 infection and venous thromboembolism after surgery: an international prospective cohort study.

Surgical patients may be at high risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE). SARS‐CoV‐2 infection has been shown to increase this risk. In this huge international, multicentre, prospective cohort study of elective and emergency patients undergoing surgery during October 2020, the authors included 123,791 patients from all surgical specialities in 1630 hospitals and 115 countries. The primary outcome measure […]