Information about thrombosis from Lifeblood: The Thrombosis Charity
Lifeblood: The Thrombosis Charity wishes to increase awareness of thrombosis among the public and health professionals and to raise research funds to improve patient care through improved prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic disease.
Many people are unaware of the high-risk situations that can lead to thrombosis, and it could be argued that most adults are potentially at risk some time during their lives.
This app contains detailed information about the presentation and prevention of the spectrum of thrombosis. Some of the topics covered include:
- Antithrombin deficiency
- Arterial thrombosis
- Factor V Leiden
- Hospital acquired clots
- Inherited thrombophilia
- Thrombosis and pregnancy