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  Part I. Background and Justification for DVT Prophylaxis

 Chapter 1Acknowledgements
Rationale: Why is it important to prevent DVT?
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 Chapter 2Selection of DVT Prophylaxis: What type of prophylaxis for which patients?
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 Chapter 3Validation: Can local hospital programs be effective?
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  Part II. Local Program Development

 Chapter 4General Concepts: How can I design a hospital-wide DVT clinical practice improvement project?
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 Chapter 5Model Data Collection Tools: What types of data should I collect?
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 Chapter 6Case Studies: How can I change clinical practices?
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 Chapter 7Sustaining Improvements: How can improvements in the use of DVT prophylaxis be maintained?
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  Part III. Appendices

 Chapter 8Bibliography: Where is the evidence?
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