Don't Use IVC Filters With Anticoagulation in Most Patients

You'll hear more about whether to use inferior vena cava (IVC) filters IN ADDITION to anticoagulation for pulmonary embolism (PE).

Most evidence suggests this combo is no better than anticoagulation alone.

But some experts think the combination may be beneficial in patients with a high risk of recurrent, life-threatening PEs.

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