A man who collapsed after using the internet

JRSM Open. 2014 Aug 11;5(9):2054270414543397. doi: 10.1177/2054270414543397. eCollection 2014 Sep.


Recognising prolonged seated immobility as a provoking factor in the development of venous thromboembolism can influence management including duration of anticoagulation therapy.

Keywords: deep vein thrombosis; e-Thrombosis; internet use; online gaming; pulmonary embolism; seated immobility; thromboembolism.

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  • Case Reports