Table I

Characteristics Related to Surgeons From the Canadian Orthopaedic Association Who Responded to a Questionnaire About the Use of Prophylaxis for Venous Thromboembolism After Total Lower Limb Arthroplasty

No. of beds in respondents’ hospital, % of respondents
 < 25031.5
 > 10002.0
Years practising orthopedics, mean (and SD)14.7 (8.9)
Lower limb arthroplasty procedures/yr, mean (and SD)80 (64)