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Patient education video now online

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A recording is now available of the World Thrombosis Day patient education webinar held on October 13.  In this 1 hour video presented by Dr. Stephan Moll, you will learn more about issues faced by patients following diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE). Topics include:

  • How blood clots are treated
  • How long to be on blood thinners (anticoagulants)
  • Choices of oral blood thinners and new alternatives available 
  • How to manage long-term complications such as leg swelling and pain, shortness of breath and chest pain.
  • How to minimize the risk for future clots.

The video can be found at: http://acforum.org/webinars_recent.htm

This webinar was a joint activity of Clot Connect, Anticoagulation Forum and National Blood Clot Alliance in recognition of  World Thrombosis Day.