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A Blood Clot is a mass of blood that forms when blood platelets, proteins, and cells stick together. When a blood clot is attached to the wall of a blood vessel, it is called a thrombus. When it moves through the bloodstream and blocks the flow of blood in another part of the body, it is called an embolus.
Happitech, Arrhythmia Alliance and Bug Labs launch Heart for Heart e-health initiative

Happitech, Arrhythmia Alliance and Bug Labs launch Heart for Heart e-health initiative

New trial method could be more efficient way to study stroke treatments

New trial method could be more efficient way to study stroke treatments

Higher BMI linked to increased complication risks after shoulder joint replacement surgery

Higher BMI linked to increased complication risks after shoulder joint replacement surgery

Study shows benefit of thrombectomy in clot removal beyond six-hour time window for stroke

Study shows benefit of thrombectomy in clot removal beyond six-hour time window for stroke

Understanding stroke: Symptoms and treatment

Understanding stroke: Symptoms and treatment

Therapeutic small molecules safely prevent blood clots without excessive bleeding

Therapeutic small molecules safely prevent blood clots without excessive bleeding

Pulmonary thrombosis-on-a-chip enables unprecedented study of blood responses to organ-level injury

Pulmonary thrombosis-on-a-chip enables unprecedented study of blood responses to organ-level injury

DAWN trial: Mechanical thrombectomy plus medication significantly decreases post-stroke disability

DAWN trial: Mechanical thrombectomy plus medication significantly decreases post-stroke disability

Researchers develop new test that predicts need for massive blood transfusion in trauma patients

Researchers develop new test that predicts need for massive blood transfusion in trauma patients

‘Helistroke service’ gets critical care to stroke victims faster than transporting patient to hospital

‘Helistroke service’ gets critical care to stroke victims faster than transporting patient to hospital

Dry socket: Risk factors and ways to avoid uncomfortable complication after tooth extraction

Dry socket: Risk factors and ways to avoid uncomfortable complication after tooth extraction

Nearly 1000 young UK women could become victims of SCAD each year, study finds

Nearly 1000 young UK women could become victims of SCAD each year, study finds

Common drugs, uncommon risks? Higher rate of serious problems after short-term steroid use

Common drugs, uncommon risks? Higher rate of serious problems after short-term steroid use

Expert encourages cardiologists to continue using conventional drug-eluting stents

Expert encourages cardiologists to continue using conventional drug-eluting stents

FDA authorizes marketing of first direct-to-consumer GHR tests for certain diseases

FDA authorizes marketing of first direct-to-consumer GHR tests for certain diseases

Researchers create tiny bioengineered blood vessel grafts for surgical repair of damaged tissues

Researchers create tiny bioengineered blood vessel grafts for surgical repair of damaged tissues

Patients with pulmonary embolism experience long term limitations to physical stamina

Patients with pulmonary embolism experience long term limitations to physical stamina

Researchers identify sex-based differences in utilization, safety outcomes of CDT for treatment of DVT

Researchers identify sex-based differences in utilization, safety outcomes of CDT for treatment of DVT

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Genotype-guided warfarin dosing linked to reduced risk of adverse events

Study finds low utilization rates of life-saving medications for high-risk PE patients

Study finds low utilization rates of life-saving medications for high-risk PE patients