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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 292689, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/292689
Review Article

Pharmacologic Prophylaxis of Portal Venous System Thrombosis after Splenectomy: A Meta-Analysis

1Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area, Shenyang 110840, China
2Xijing Hospital of Digestive Diseases, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi’an, Shaanxi 710032, China

Received 13 June 2014; Accepted 18 July 2014; Published 27 August 2014

Academic Editor: Valerio De Stefano

Copyright © 2014 Xingshun Qi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Supplementary Figure 1: Forest plots showing the results of subgroup meta-analyses according to the type of study population comparing the incidence of portal venous system thrombosis after splenectomy between patients who received the preventive measures and those who did not.

Supplementary Figure 2. Forest plots showing the results of subgroup meta-analyses according to the type of drugs comparing the incidence of portal venous system thrombosis after splenectomy between patients who received the preventive measures and those who did not.

Supplementary Figure 3. Forest plots showing the results of subgroup meta-analyses according to the study design comparing the incidence of portal venous system thrombosis after splenectomy between patients who received the preventive measures and those who did not.

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