Everything You Ever Needed to Know About Blood Clots

Everything You Ever Needed to Know About Blood Clots

Part One:

This segment defines:

  • Hemostasis = normal blood clotting
  • Thrombosis = excessive blood clotting,
  • Thrombophilia = predisposition to thrombosis
  • DVT = deep vein thrombosis (clot in leg)
  • PE = pulmonary embolus (clot in lung)
  • VTE = venous thromboembolism (DVTs and PEs).

The National Alliance for Thrombosis and Thrombophilia Stop the Clot Forum. Guest speaker Mark T. Reding, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Division of Hematology, Oncology, & Transplantation, and Director of the Center for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders at the University of Minnesota.

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Hello Birmingham

December 15, 2018
Birmingham, AL

AC Forum 15th National Conference

April 11, 2019
Fort Lauderdale, FL

TD FIVE BORO BIKE TOUR 2019

May 5, 2019
New York, New York