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  • 1. What is Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)? | American Heart ...... Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) Deep vein thrombosis is a clot in a deep vein, usually in the leg. DVT sometimes affects the arm or other veins. ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/venous-thromboembolism/what is-venous-thromboembolism-vte

  • 2. Symptoms and Diagnosis of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) ...... VTE includes deep vein thrombosis (DVT), when a blood clot forms in a deep vein, usually in ... DVT mainly affects the large veins in the lower leg ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/venous-thromboembolism/symp oms-and-diagnosis-of-venous-thromboembolism-vte

  • 3.[PDF] GWTG Post-Discharge Follow-up Form o No ○ Yes... stroke □ Pneumonia/respiratory failure □ Myocardial infarction □ Heart failure □ Other cardiovascular □ Deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary ...

    www.heart.org/en/professional/quality-improvement/get-with the-guidelines/get-with-the-guidelines-stroke/-/media/files/professional/quality-improvement/get-with-the-guidelines/get-with-the nal/quality-improvement/get-with-the-guidelines/get-with-the-guidelines-stroke/gwtg-30-day-follow-up-form-ucm_499697.pdf?la=en&hash=46C43CC86532AD3B65992846B336BCEEC19AE0B1

  • 4. Venous Thrombeoembolism | American Heart Association... Venous thromboembolism (VTE) refers to a blood clot that starts in a vein. ... Heart Insight article: Risks in the Veins; Stroke Connection article: Stroke ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/venous-thromboembolism

  • 5. A Patient's Guide to Taking Warfarin | American Heart ...... blood clots prevent or stop bleeding, but harmful blood clots can cause a heart attack, stroke, deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism. ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/arrhythmia/prevention--trea ment-of-arrhythmia/a-patients-guide-to-taking-warfarin

  • 6. Patients find inspiration with HeartCare Channel | American ...... CABG) Surgery; Stroke; Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT); Venous Thromboembolism (VTE); High Blood Pressure; Cholesterol; ...

    www.heart.org/en/health-topics/consumer-healthcare/patient -find-inspiration-with-heartcare-channel

  • 7. Venous Thromboembolism Management... Management of Massive and Submassive Pulmonary Embolism, Iliofemoral Deep Vein Thrombosis, and Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_425495 Venous-Thromboembolism-Management.jsp

  • 8. Postthrombotic Syndrome: A Scientific Statement Calling for ...... Article Text. Postthrombotic syndrome (PTS) is a common long-term consequence of deep vein thrombosis (DVT). It is prevalent ...

    professional.heart.org/professional/ScienceNews/UCM_467941 Postthrombotic-Syndrome-A-Scientific-Statement-Calling-for-More-Data.jsp jsp

  • 9. Heart Insight Special Topic Supplements... This special issue focuses on venous thromboembolism (VTE), a condition that includes two types: deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary ...

    heartinsight.heart.org/Heart-Insight-Special-Topic-Supplem nts/

  • 10. Understanding Risky Conditions... Other signs of a possible clotting disorder can include previous history of clots in the legs (deep vein thrombosis) and livedo reticularis, a mottled ...

    www.strokeassociation.org/STROKEORG/AboutStroke/Understand ngRisk/Hidden-Stroke-Risk-Factors-for-Women_UCM_310403_Article.jsp



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