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Latest Study on DES Stent Thrombosis Is In by Chris K. Patient Expert Posted Tue 26 Aug 2008 4:32pm The Bern-Rotterdam analysis, one of three major studies looking at the phenomena of stent thrombosis in Drug Eluting Stents (DES) has been published in the February 24 issue of The Lancet . The study looked at late-stent thrombosis rates (>30 days after stenting) from 2002 to 2005 for Sirolimus-Eluting Stents (SES) and Paclitaxel-Eluting Sten ... Read on »
Deep vein thrombosis : Therapeutic dilemmas by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 29 Apr 2009 10:59pm The importance of venous system Cardiovascular system  consists  not only of  heart  but also   the blood delivery and retrieval   system namely  the arterial and venous circulation .As  the heart pumps , 6  liters   of blood  every minute  , it  has to   traverse the  entire venous circulation promptly ,  to  complete  the hemodynamic cir ... Read on »
Herbal and Natural Remedies for Deep Vein Thrombosis by Med RX Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm 1 Comment Here is a list of some of the common herbal and natural treatments and remedies for Deep Vein Thrombosis: Pycnogenol Vitamin k Of course, these are just some of the common herbal and natural treatments and remedies for Deep Vein Thrombosis. You can connect with experts and other people who have Deep Vein Thrombosisin the Wellsphere com ... Read on »
Simple Swollen Calf or Deep Vein Thrombosis? by John !. Patient Expert Posted Wed 27 May 2009 10:02pm My right calf has been swollen and a little sore for the last few days. It started last Sunday when I spent the better part of the afternoon trimming the bushes around our pool. I think the landscaping company that put them in assumed we would pay for them to trim the bushes every year because they must have put in the fastest growing, larges ... Read on »
Signs & Symptoms of Deep Vein Thrombosis by Disease Fighter Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm 1 Comment Here is a list of some of the common signs and symptoms of Deep Vein Thrombosis: Enlarged leg veins Leg pain Leg pain on walking Leg pain when standing Leg swelling Leg warmth Mild symptoms No symptoms Protruding leg veins Swollen ankles Of course, these are just some of the common symptoms of Deep Vein Thrombosi ... Read on »
Deep Vein Thrombosis by Simeon P. Licensed Acupuncturist Posted Wed 17 Sep 2008 12:00am This past week the Office of the Surgeon General of the United States issued a press release as a call to action regarding Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT). I would like to spread the word about this via this medium. Deep Vein Thrombosis is the formation of a blood clot, usually in the deep and large veins of the legs. If this clot becomes di ... Read on »
FDA Clears Genomic Test for Thrombosis by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 18 May 2010 5:50pm Personalized medicine on the move again, one more test with DNA to check for inherited thrombosis.  BD  NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina said after the close of the market Tuesday that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration for its VeraCode Genotyping Test for Factor V mutation (Leiden) and Fa ... Read on »
FDA Approves First Generic Injection Drug to Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Sat 24 Jul 2010 10:36pm This is good news in the cost department.  As stated below the name brand drug is made from heparin so I am guessing the same active ingredient is present here.  If a blood clot is detected then there are stents that can be put in place in the legs and you can read more at the link below on how this works.  BD The U.S. Food and Drug ... Read on »
Treatments for Deep Vein Thrombosis by Health Team Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat Deep Vein Thrombosis: Anticoagulants Chemoembolization Heparin Hip Replacement Hospitalization Intravenous heparin Knee Replacement Oral coumarin Sclerotherapy These are just some of the treatments and procedures that are used to treat Deep ... Read on »
APTA Supports Surgeon General's "Call To Action" To Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis And Pulmonary Embolism by Rudy S. Patient Expert Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 4:17pm very informative article Link: APTA Supports Surgeon General's "Call To Action" To Prevent Deep Vein Thrombosis And Pulmonary Embolism. The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) supports the recent "Call to Action" by Acting Surgeon General Steven K Galson, MD, MPH to reduce the number of cases of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary ... Read on »