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All the following are prophylactic measures for prevention of DVT and pulmonary embolism except
|B||Use of elastic stockings or graduated compression stockings.|
|C||Early mobilization and encouragement of exercises.|
|D||Administration of low molecular weight heparin.|
Adequate oxygenation is of course an important part of management of a patient with trauma but it has no role in prevention of DVT. Active exercises form the basic method of prevention of DVT.