I have no data, only these thoughts...
Assuming the original order was a "screen" and it was negative, the only
reason it should be re-ordered is if now there are clinical s/s of DVT.
True, immobility (stasis) is a risk factor, but this doesn't justify every
immobile pt being screened absent clinical suspicion.
A possible compromise: Your hospital has policy of biweekly screening for
certain (?trauma) pts? Perhaps then you can suggest that you will treat them
as a (trauma) pt for that week, and rescan them on (date.)
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