In 2009, an additional analysis of data from a randomized controlled trial called the JUPITER trial reported that the statin rosuvastatin halved the risk of venous thromboembolic events among apparently healthy adults.
What does TE stand for?
TE stands for Thromboembolic Events
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
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We have 36 other meanings of TE in our Acronym Attic
- Therapeutic Equivalence
- Therapeutic Exercise(s)
- Thermal Efficiency
- Thermal Equilibrium
- Thermal Expansion
- Thermo Electric
- Thoroughly Educated
- Threaded End (fittings)
- Threat Evaluation
- Throat Erosion (firearms)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Earlier this year, the FDA's Reproductive Health Drugs Advisory Committee and the Drug Safety and Risk Management Advisory Committee voted that the benefits of the contraceptive patch outweighed its risks while noting that the patch was associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolic events.
ATryn, a recombinant form of human antithrombin developed by GTC Biotherapeutics, was approved by the FDA for the prevention of peri-operative and peri-partum thromboembolic events in hereditary antithrombin deficient patients.
Mild eythrocytosis can be a common side effect of TRT, but thromboembolic events have rarely been reported in the literature.
While arterial thromboembolic events are the foremost cause of death and disability, venous disease also plays an important role.