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A pulmonary embolism is a sudden blockage in a lung artery. The cause is usually a blood clot in the leg called a deep vein thrombosis that breaks loose and travels through the bloodstream to the lung.
Study confirms rare blood clotting risk linked to ChAdOx1-S vaccine - benefits still outweigh risks

Study confirms rare blood clotting risk linked to ChAdOx1-S vaccine - benefits still outweigh risks

Point-of-care ultrasonography can improve the correctness of diagnosis in patients with acute dyspnea

Point-of-care ultrasonography can improve the correctness of diagnosis in patients with acute dyspnea

Researchers identify mechanism of platelet hyperactivation in COVID-19 patients

Researchers identify mechanism of platelet hyperactivation in COVID-19 patients

Study quantifies the true incidence of venous thromboembolism post esophagectomy

Study quantifies the true incidence of venous thromboembolism post esophagectomy

Study shows adverse outcomes associated with use of more blood thinners

Study shows adverse outcomes associated with use of more blood thinners

Researchers reveal blood clot risk and anticoagulation benefits in discharged COVID-19 patients

Researchers reveal blood clot risk and anticoagulation benefits in discharged COVID-19 patients

Rare genetic variant may explain severe COVID-19 in young healthy male patients

Rare genetic variant may explain severe COVID-19 in young healthy male patients

Disposition practice varies widely on outpatient management of patients with acute pulmonary embolism

Disposition practice varies widely on outpatient management of patients with acute pulmonary embolism

Doctors debate use of blood thinners to prevent clots in women after C-sections

Doctors debate use of blood thinners to prevent clots in women after C-sections

An increase in the risk of clinical sequelae after SARS-CoV-2 infection

An increase in the risk of clinical sequelae after SARS-CoV-2 infection

Incidence of cardiometabolic and pulmonary events in UK has lowered due to COVID-19

Incidence of cardiometabolic and pulmonary events in UK has lowered due to COVID-19

What are the changes in the physical phenotype of blood cells in COVID-19?

What are the changes in the physical phenotype of blood cells in COVID-19?

'Post-acute COVID-19 syndrome' likely to substantially impact NHS in England

'Post-acute COVID-19 syndrome' likely to substantially impact NHS in England

COVID-19 survivors can show persistent symptoms six months after recovery, study finds

COVID-19 survivors can show persistent symptoms six months after recovery, study finds

RedHill Biopharma announces promising preliminary results from opaganib study

RedHill Biopharma announces promising preliminary results from opaganib study

FASLG gene may drive cytokine-linked adverse COVID-19 outcomes with age

FASLG gene may drive cytokine-linked adverse COVID-19 outcomes with age

Lipid storm in severe COVID-19 linked to high COX/LOX pathway activity

Lipid storm in severe COVID-19 linked to high COX/LOX pathway activity

Thromboembolism in COVID-19 patients associated with higher risk of mortality

Thromboembolism in COVID-19 patients associated with higher risk of mortality

UIC conducts three clinical trials to study blood clot prevention in COVID-19 patients

UIC conducts three clinical trials to study blood clot prevention in COVID-19 patients

Study identifies cardiac structural damage experienced by COVID-19 patients

Study identifies cardiac structural damage experienced by COVID-19 patients