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.

Events

Walkathon for Cicily

Walkathon for Cicily

October 20, 2018
Washington, D.C.

Barry’s Bootcamp Class

October 27, 2018
Washington, D.C.

Marine Corps 10K

October 28, 2018
Washington, D.C.