Figure 6 describes the relative risk of DVT among patients with trauma who received IVC filters vs no filters. Three studies are included in this figure

Figure 6Relative risk forest plot (random effects) of inferior vena cava filters versus no filters in trauma on DVT

CI = confidence interval; DVT = deep vein thrombosis; IVCF = inferior vena cava filter; RR= relative risk

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