Everything You Ever Needed To Know About Blood Clots, Part Seven

Everything You Ever Needed To Know About Blood Clots, Part Seven

Topics found in this video:

  • How to Prevent Blood Clots
  • Mechanical prophylaxis, Pharmacologic prophylaxis
  • Know the risk factors
  • Know your family history
  • Know the symptoms of DVT and PE
  • Stay active, Maintain healthy weight
  • Early ambulation after surgery
  • Compression stockings
  • Pneumatic compression devices
  • Blood thinners
  • D-dimer
  • Non-Invasive Imaging
  • Compression ultrasound
  • V/Q scan, CT scan, Invasive Imaging, Venography, Pulmonary angiography
  • DVT: Clinical Findings, PE: Clinical Findings, Diagnosis of VTE