Aspirin may Prevent DVT and PE in Joint Replacement Patients

After a total joint replacement procedure, anticoagulation or blood thinning drug can prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) which is a blood clot deep inside the extremities or pulmonary embolism, which is complicated state causing blood clot to reach lungs. However there exists risk of developing infection and hemorrhage if these therapies are used for long. Read more