Blood Clot

Common Name(s)

Blood Clot

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APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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National Blood Clot Alliance

VISION - The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) foresees a future in which the number of those suffering and dying from blood clots in the United States is reduced significantly. MISSION - Advancing prevention, early diagnosis and successful treatment of blood clots, clotting disorders and clot-provoked strokes through public awareness, advocacy and patient and professional education.

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Following organizations serve the condition "Blood Clot" for support, advocacy or research.

APS Foundation of America, Inc.

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.

http://www.apsfa.org

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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National Blood Clot Alliance

VISION - The National Blood Clot Alliance (NBCA) foresees a future in which the number of those suffering and dying from blood clots in the United States is reduced significantly. MISSION - Advancing prevention, early diagnosis and successful treatment of blood clots, clotting disorders and clot-provoked strokes through public awareness, advocacy and patient and professional education.

http://www.stoptheclot.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Deep Vein Thrombosis

A deep vein thrombosis (throm-BO-sis) is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the leg or hip veins. They also can occur in other parts of the body, such as arm, chest or other areas. Blood clots in the vei

Updated 13 Nov 2012

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APS Foundation of America, Inc Fan Page

The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is the leading United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS).

Updated 13 Nov 2012

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APS Friends & Support Forum

Are you looking for Support for Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, APS, APLS, APLA, Hughes Syndrome, or Sticky Blood? Well you've come to the right place! This is an private forum for people who have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, friends, fam

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Blood Clot" returned 63 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Effects of non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants on fibrin clot and whole blood clot formation, integrity and thrombolysis in patients with atrial fibrillation.
 

Author(s): Yee Cheng Lau, Qinmei Xiong, Eduard Shantsila, Gregory Y H Lip, Andrew D Blann

Journal: J. Thromb. Thrombolysis. 2016 Nov;42(4):535-44.

 

Non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants (NOACs) are replacing warfarin and heparins in several clinical situations. With varying modes of action, the effects of NOACs on thrombus formation, integrity, and lysis is unknown. To determine whether two techniques of thrombelastography ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Kinetics and mechanics of clot contraction are governed by the molecular and cellular composition of the blood.
 

Author(s): Valerie Tutwiler, Rustem I Litvinov, Andrey P Lozhkin, Alina D Peshkova, Tatiana Lebedeva, Fazoil I Ataullakhanov, Kara L Spiller, Douglas B Cines, John W Weisel

Journal: Blood. 2016 Jan;127(1):149-59.

 

Platelet-driven blood clot contraction (retraction) is thought to promote wound closure and secure hemostasis while preventing vascular occlusion. Notwithstanding its importance, clot contraction remains a poorly understood process, partially because of the lack of methodology to ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Abolished ventilation and perfusion of lung caused by blood clot in the left main bronchus: auto-downregulation of pulmonary arterial blood supply.
 

Author(s): P Afzelius, A Bergmann, J H Henriksen

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It is generally assumed that the lungs possess arterial autoregulation associated with bronchial obstruction. A patient with pneumonia and congestive heart failure unexpectedly developed frequent haemoptysis. High-resolution CT and diagnostic CT were performed as well as ventilation/perfusion ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Tranexamic Acid and Blood Clots in Knee Surgery
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Venous Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 10 Jan 2017

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Xarelto Versus no Treatment for the Prevention of Recurrent Thrombosis in Patients With Chronic Portal Vein Thrombosis.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Deep Vein Thrombosis; Chronic Portal Vein Thrombosis

 

Last Updated: 3 Nov 2017

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Upper Limb Thrombosis Associated With Midline Catheter
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Venous Thrombosis Deep (Limbs)

 

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2017

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