Tag: venous thrombosis

First ESVS guidelines on venous thrombosis published

The European Society for Vascular Surgery (ESVS) has produced a clinical practice guidelines document on the management of venous thrombosis—the first guidelines the society...

RCT finds addition of aquatic activity to chronic venous insufficiency treatment...

Results of the ATLANTIS (Aquatic therapy to lower adverse consequences of venous thrombosis and insufficiency) randomised controlled trial (RCT) show that the addition of...

Study finds US incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis is on the...

A new analysis has found that the incidence of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) in the USA is higher than previously reported and has increased...
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RE-SPECT trial establishes efficacy of Pradaxa for treatment of CVT patients

Boehringer Ingelheim has announced the publication of primary analysis from RE-SPECT CVT, the first exploratory, prospective, randomised controlled study of a NOAC in patients...

Study proves need for anticoagulant strategy post discharge for hospitalised, at-risk...

Alex C Spyropoulos, from Feinstein Institute for Medical Research (New York, USA), has presented an anticoagulant treatment strategy to reduce non-fatal blood clots and...
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Considering venous thrombosis at unusual sites

At the THE VEINS at VIVA meeting (10–11 September, Las Vegas, USA), Esther Kim (Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, USA) gave a presentation on venous thrombosis...