Massachusetts General Hospital is hosting an educational event to promote public awareness of deep-vein thrombosis.
Focus on Thrombosis03/10/2009
March is Deep-Vein Thrombosis (DVT) Awareness month. Join the Vascular Center and the Anticoagulation Management Service (AMS) for an event promoting public awareness about DVT. Learn more about symptoms, risk assessment and treatment and prevention strategies for DVT. Attendees can also watch a live demonstration of the ultrasound technique used to visualize vessels in the neck. Nurses from the Vascular Center and the AMS will also be available to answer questions.