Hundreds of deaths in Wales annually could have been avoided established guidelines were followed to prevent blood clots, according to the Assembly's Health and Social Care Committee.
The Welsh Government says it welcomes the report and will consider its recommendations carefully.
"This is a substantial problem in relation to its scale" says the committee's chair Mark Drakeford AM.
"But it's a manageable problem. It's a problem that things can be done about, practical things, things that can be done today and are within the ability of the NHS to do".
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There is likely to be a good deal of cloud around today, thickest in the southeast, where outbreaks of rain are possible at times.
A dry night with clear spells for most, especially towards the north where it will become rather chilly with some mist patches possible.
Wales head coach Warren Gatland says some players suffered a few bumps and bruises during their clash against Ireland.