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Medical oncologists’ and palliative care physicians’ opinions towards thromboprophylaxis for inpatients with advanced cancer: a cross-sectional study
  1. Breffni Hannon1,2,
  2. Nathan Taback3,
  3. Camilla Zimmermann1,2,
  4. John Granton2,4 and
  5. Monika Krzyzanowska2,5
  1. 1Supportive Care, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  2. 2Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  3. 3Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  4. 4Respiratory Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  5. 5Medical Oncology and Hematology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr Breffni Hannon, Supportive Care, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto, ON M5G 2M9, Canada; breffni.hannon{at}uhn.ca

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  • Contributors BH designed, planned and conducted the study with support from NT, CZ, MK and JG. All authors reviewed the results and contributed to the completed manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval The University Health Network Research Ethics Board approved this study on 16 November 2017 (ID number 16-6381).

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data availability statement Data are available upon reasonable request.

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Footnotes

  • Contributors BH designed, planned and conducted the study with support from NT, CZ, MK and JG. All authors reviewed the results and contributed to the completed manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Ethics approval The University Health Network Research Ethics Board approved this study on 16 November 2017 (ID number 16-6381).

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

  • Data availability statement Data are available upon reasonable request.

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