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Awareness - Research - Care & Policy News

Thrombosis UK: Dedicated to Promoting 
     Awareness, Research & Care 
  of Thrombosis

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AWARENESS

EVENTS: 'LIVING WTH THROMBOSIS'
Patient Day Special for World Thrombosis Day 

Already proving extremely popular, just a few places remain for this year's Patient Day meeting celebrating World Thrombosis Day.

Sign up to reserve your place and enjoy a day focusing on:
'Living With Thrombosis'.


PATIENT CHOICE AWARDS

Do you have a clinician or healthcare professional who 
has made  a significant difference to your care, understanding  or  well being in living with thrombosis? 

Why not say 'thank you' - 
by nominating them for the Thrombosis UK Patient Award.

RESEARCH

RESEARCH
Important new papers

Does an hour's exercise offset or eliminate the impact 
of sitting all day?   Learn more

I f you think you are having a transient ischaemic attack or a stroke then take aspirin right away!  Peter Rothwell and colleagues reviewed the literature.   Read findings

Betrixaban, a new DOAC (direct oral anticoagulant) is in clinical 
trials.  T he study shows it may be useful in preventing hospital acquired 
thrombosis when used in medical patients.    Full article

BE PART OF A RESEARCH STUDY
A study of young people (18-26yrs)

Swansea University are looking to recruit up to 10 people to take part i n a psychological study. 
The study aims to better understand the psychological impact of 
venous thromboembolism (VTE) on young women.
Information gained from the personal experiences of participants 
will provide further insight into VTE.   

CARE, RESOURCES & SUPPORT
WEBSITE MAKEOVER
Check out thrombosisuk.org 

Whether you have a personal interest or work  in the health service, Thrombosis UK's website offers so much:

Research Updates - I nformation - And So Much More!   


FUNDRAISING NEWS
From cycling to dining out!

Thinking of dining out? 
Book with   and they will  donate £1.00 
for every diner in your party. 

Our phenomenal fundraisers
Follow amazing updates and accounts of Thrombosis UK's incredible fundraisers and learn how you can become involved 
in making a difference.   Let's make a difference
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