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DVT/PE are often underdiagnosed and serious, but preventable medical conditions. It is important to know about DVT because it can happen to anybody at any age and can cause serious illness, disability, and in some cases, death. The good news is that DVT is preventable and treatable if discovered early.

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Webinar Series on Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

 

The purpose of this series is to provide evidence-based information on new research, interventions, emerging issues of interest in blood disorders, as well as innovative approaches in collaborations and partnerships. We invite you to join us in this series.

 

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Webinar on VTE. November 6, 2014 2-3PM EDT Save the Date. Click here for more info.

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