Published: 21 October 2015
Author(s): Karim Gariani, Thomas Mavrakanas, Christophe Combescure, Arnaud Perrier, Christophe Marti
Issue: October 2015
Section: Original Article

Diabetes mellitus is a well-established risk factor for atherosclerotic disease, but its role in the occurrence of venous thromboembolism (VTE) has not been elucidated. We conducted a meta-analysis of published cohort and case–control studies to assess whether diabetes mellitus is a risk factor for VTE.

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