Your Guide to Preventing and Treating Blood Clots

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Your Guide to Preventing and Treating Blood Clots

Description

This 12-page, easy-to-read booklet helps patients and their families identify the causes and symptoms of dangerous blood clots, learn tips on how to prevent them, know what to expect during treatment, and know when to go to the emergency room. It also contains a list of related terms and definitions.

Developer:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; University of Washington

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2008
Original Summary: September 2008
Last Updated: 12/18/13

QualityTool Classification

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