World Thrombosis Day – Patient Webinar About DVT/PE

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WTD Symbol (RGB).jpgThe National Blood Clot Alliance is pleased to be partnering with the Anticoagulation Forum and Clot Connect as joint sponsors of an important online learning opportunity or webinar for people affected by blood clots or deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE).   This one-hour, live webinar will take place on the Internet, Monday, October 13, 2014, at 1:00 pm EDT, in recognition of World Thrombosis Day.   Sign up now:  Registration

If you, a family member, or close friend have been recently diagnosed with DVT or PE, this online presentation will provide you with important information, as Stephan Moll, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will talk about:

  • The treatment of blood clots
  • The length of time that treatment with “blood thinners” or anticoagulants might be required
  • The different options available for treatment, including newer “blood thinner” pills
  • The management of long-term complications, such as leg swelling and pain, shortness of breath and chest pain

Reserve your spot at this important online patient education event now:  Registration

For more information about this webinar or World Thrombosis Day, please contact info@stoptheclot.org.

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