Evidence Supporting the Use of Inferior Vena Cava Filters in Patients With Cancer

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a frequent complication of cancer and carries a significant risk of mortality.1 Anticoagulation serves as the mainstay of treatment for VTE in patients with cancer and deep venous thrombosis (DVT) or pulmonary embolus (PE), but the associated risk of bleeding may be…