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Table 3 Short durations of anticoagulant treatment in relation to presenting VTE and age

From: Clinical presentation and therapeutic management of venous thrombosis in young children: a retrospective analysis

  Duration anticoagulation shorter than 6 weeks (CVC-VTE group) or shorter than 3 months (non-CVC-VTE group)
Children aged < 0.5 year (n = 241) Children aged 0.5–2 years (n = 68)
CVC-VTE, n = 199 36/153 (24) 8/46 (17)
Non-CVC-VTE, n = 110 35/88 (40) 7/22 (32)
  1. CVC-VTE denotes central venous catheter related venous thromboembolism