CV - Thromboembolic disorders

Browse thromboembolic disorders news, education and analysis by thromboembolic disorders subsections - atrial fibrilation(AF); new oral anticoagulants(NOACs);  transient ischemic attack (TIA); deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and cerebrovascular accident (stroke).

Daily aspirin use linked to elevated bleeding risk in patients over 75

Red flag symptoms: Arrhythmias

Aortic valve disease: clinical review

Use of newer oral anticoagulants in AF

Atrial fibrilation

Over 2,000 practices have received resilience funding or help, says NHS England

Over 2,000 practices have received resilience funding or help, says NHS England

Some 2,100 practices in England have received money, hands-on support or both under...

Why do patients decide to sue their doctor?

Why do patients decide to sue their doctor?

Legal reforms are vital to limit the rising cost of clinical negligence claims, warns...

Steve Brine expected to be new primary care minister

Steve Brine expected to be new primary care minister

Steve Brine MP is expected to be confirmed as the new primary care minister.

Legal overhaul needed to fix unsustainable GP indemnity costs, experts warn

Legal overhaul needed to fix unsustainable GP indemnity costs, experts warn

A raft of legal reforms is urgently needed to slow the 'unsustainable' rise in clinical...

BMA to debate whether NHS crisis 'consciously created' by government

BMA to debate whether NHS crisis 'consciously created' by government

The BMA is set to debate whether the crisis in the NHS has been created deliberately...

Extend postnatal health checks to protect new mothers, says RCGP
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Extend postnatal health checks to protect new mothers, says RCGP

Postnatal health checks must be made longer 'as standard' to help improve the mental...

Transient ischemic attack 

Journals watch: TIA, carpal tunnel syndrome and anaemia

Journals watch: TIA, carpal tunnel syndrome and anaemia

Too busy to read all of the journals? Dr Lizzie Croton selects papers of interest...

Blurred vision - Red flag symptoms
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Blurred vision - Red flag symptoms

Anatomical and physiological conditions of the eye can cause blurring.

Clinical Review - Transient ischaemic attack

Clinical Review - Transient ischaemic attack

How to assess, diagnose and manage TIA in primary care. By Dr Sam Qureshi, Dr Angela...

Cerebrovascular accident (stroke)

Stroke risk doubled in patients with depression, GPs warned

Stroke risk doubled in patients with depression, GPs warned

GPs should monitor stroke risk in patients with recurring depression even if they...

Viewpoint: Statins in ischaemic stroke prevention

Viewpoint: Statins in ischaemic stroke prevention

Professor Peter Sever and Professor Neil Poulter discuss the role of statins in stroke...

Clinical Review: Stroke - epidemiology, diagnosis and management

Clinical Review: Stroke - epidemiology, diagnosis and management

Stroke is a common, serious and treatable condition. In the past 20 years, there...

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