World Thrombosis Day 2019 Twitter Chat
Blood Clots 101: Signs, Symptoms and Who’s at Risk
Athletes Share Stories
Blood clots don’t discriminate – it doesn’t matter if you are one of the world’s top athletes, you can still be at risk of blood clots.
Join World Thrombosis Day for the sixth annual #ClotChat on Wednesday, 9 de octubre, to learn more about the basics of blood clots and the signs, symptoms and who is at risk.
Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019
10:00 a.m. (U.S. EST)
Topic: Blood Clots 101: Signs, Symptoms and Who’s at Risk (Athletes Share Stories)
Q1: What is thrombosis and why is it important to know about this condition?
Q2: What is venous thromboembolism (VTE)
Q3: What are the top risk factors for VTE?
Q4: Why are so many active people, such as athletes, being diagnosed with blood clots?
Q5: What are the signs and symptoms of a blood clot? What do people need to know today?
World Thrombosis Day 2019 Twitter Chat Lineup:
Ali Krieger - FIFA World Cup Champion / US Women's Soccer Player / Blood Clot Survivor @AliKrieger
Andrew Gwynne, UK Member of Parliament @GwynneMP
Las redes sociales constituyen una excelente manera de conectarse con el DMT y las comunidades que participan en todo el mundo. Hoy más que nunca, podemos cruzar fronteras y océanos para mantener una conversación activa sobre la trombosis, un problema de salud creciente y apremiante.
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