Clinical update on venous thromboembolism: from diagnosis and treatment
This talk provides an overview of clinical and radiologic assessment and treatment of suspected deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, including imaging assessment, risk stratification and treatment.
- To become familiar with the testing options for deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, and new developments in the field
- To understand how patients with deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are risk stratified
- To understand how patients with deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are treated including anticoagulant therapy and catheter based treatment.
Dr Carole Ridge is a consultant cardiothoracic and interventional radiologist at Royal Brompton Hospital, specialising in lung tumour ablation, cardiac imaging and quantitative imaging of the lungs.
Learn more about Dr Carole Ridge, her clinical expertise and awards here.
Dr Laura Price is a consultant respiratory physician at Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals, specialises in treating pulmonary hypertension, interstitial lung disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Find out more about Dr Laura Price, her research interests, and publications here.
Dr Karen Breen is a consultant haematologist based at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital, specialising in thrombosis.
Learn more about Dr Kareen Breen, her education and training and research interests here.
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