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Latest Venous thrombosis Stories

2013-11-08 23:25:20

On September 26, a new lawsuit was filed by a woman in Nebraska District Court alleging that she suffered pulmonary embolism from her NuvaRing. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel so anyone can easily and inexpensively deal with cases of NuvaRing serious complications. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated...

2013-11-08 23:04:39

A new study just published online in The Oncologist shows that outpatients receiving chemotherapy are at high risk of developing venous thromboembolism (VTE) and of major bleeding complications, especially those with pancreas, stomach and lung cancer. The authors therefore conclude that thromboprophylaxis, or blood thinning treatments, should be considered for such patients, after carefully assessing the risks and benefits of treatment. Durham, NC (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 A large-scale...

2013-10-23 12:28:54

CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Physician-Patient Alliance for Health & Safety (PPAHS) today joined prominent health experts in expressing concern about the rising of maternal morbidity in the United States. According to the CDC, the maternal death rate in the U.S. has more than doubled since 1987. In an article published October 21, 2013 in Becker's Clinical Quality & Infection Control, William M. Callaghan, M.D., M.P.H. (senior scientist for the maternal and...

2013-10-07 16:23:17

Northwestern Medicine study suggests postoperative blood clot rate measure is flawed CHICAGO, Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A study published today in JAMA by Northwestern Medicine(®) researchers suggests that a publicly reported outcomes quality measure, meant to reflect a hospital's success in preventing blood clots following a surgery, is fundamentally flawed. The measure, known as PSI-12 VTE, was designed to measure the rates of patients with postoperative venous...

2013-10-03 12:26:45

OR AKIVA, Israel, October 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, October 2, the clinical effectiveness research results associated with the ActiveCare(R) were featured in the prestigious Charnley Lecture at the British Orthopaedic Association Congress (BOA) in Birmingham, England. Dr. Robert Barrack, Chief of Orthopedics at Barnes Jewish Hospital (BJC), St. Louis, Missouri, USA presented the Charnley Lecture titled "The History of Thromboprophylaxis in Hip and Knee Replacement...

2013-09-25 23:35:30

http://www.DrugNews.net is the web’s premier source for prescription device warnings, research, side effects and legal news. Visit the DrugNews Center today. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 The birth control safety center at DrugNews.net is announcing updated information for women who’ve taken the contraceptives Yaz or Yasmin. The latest court records show the number of lawsuits alleging Yaz side effects has dropped as the drug maker continues to settle claims*. DrugNews was...

2013-09-13 23:21:55

Court data indicate that a bellwether trial on Nuvaring pulmonary embolism is scheduled to begin on October 21. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, informs that they are now providing advice, including how to get in contact with legal counsel so anyone can easily and inexpensively deal with cases of NuvaRing serious complications. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 13, 2013 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, updated the website recently and they...

2013-09-08 23:00:05

A NuvaRing pulmonary embolism lawsuit recently filed by Alonso Krangle alleges that the plaintiff’s use of NuvaRing caused her to develop a pulmonary embolism. This case also contends that Organon, the manufacturer of NuvaRing, knew about the significant risk of serious NuvaRing side effects and, yet, did not alert the public about these risks. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 Alonso Krangle’s attorneys have recently filed a NuvaRing pulmonary embolism lawsuit on behalf of a...

2013-09-03 23:27:05

A recently filed NuvaRing lawsuit alleges that the plaintiff developed pulmonary embolism, a potentially fatal condition, after and as a direct result of using NuvaRing. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 Alonso Krangle’s lawyers have filed a NuvaRing lawsuit due to a pulmonary embolism on behalf of a woman from Louisiana. This case (Case No. 2:13-cv-02933-SDW-MCA) was filed on May 13, 2013 in the U.S. District Court of New Jersey and specifically names the defendants to be...

2013-09-03 12:26:04

-- Four-year GARFIELD VTE Registry to prospectively follow 10,000 patients worldwide who have venous blood clots and are candidates for anticoagulant therapy -- AMSTERDAM, Sept. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Thrombosis Research Institute (TRI) today announced the launch of the GARFIELD (Global Anticoagulant Registry in the FIELD) VTE Registry, an innovative research initiative exploring acute and long-term management and outcomes in patients with symptomatic venous thromboembolism...