Wednesday, May 11, 2011

deep venous thrombosis --keyword and MeSH

(dvt OR Phlebothrombo* OR thrombophleb* OR ((venous OR vein* OR deep-vein OR deep-venous) AND (thrombotic OR thrombosis OR thromboses OR thromboembol*)))

While "Venous thrombosis" is the MeSH for this concept. Works with a major focus on DVT frequently discuss thromboembolism in general and are, thus, often indexed with
("Venous Thrombosis/prevention and control"[Mesh] OR "Thromboembolism/prevention and control"[mesh])