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THROMBOSIS NEWS

WORLD THROMBOSIS DAY PUBLIC EVENT 

Wednesday, October 9th 
Public/patient educational session and open forum with snacks/beverages; registration is required.
Location: Cullen Family Lecture Theatre, Providence Bldg Level 1, St. Paul's Hospital
Two session times to choose from: 

YOUR SUPPORT MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE 

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ST. PAUL’S THROMBOSIS CLINIC’S EXPANDED HOURS MEAN FASTER TREATMENT OF A SERIOUS CONDITION

Drs. Tony Wan and Anna Rahmani were featured in Providence Health Care’s The Daily Scan in March. The article profiles the Thrombosis Clinic at St. Paul’s Hospital, which recently expanded its operating times from three days to five.
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TAKE CARE IN THE AIR: EXPERTS OFFER TIPS TO AVOID HEALTH RISKS OF FLYING

Three words strike fear into the hearts of air travellers:  deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (when a blood clot gets lodged in an artery in the lung, blocking blood flow to part of the lung). Not to be confused with a digital video recording device, DVT is a serious medical condition that occurs when a blood clot (thrombus) forms in one or more of the deep veins in your body, usually in your legsREAD MORE

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

St. Paul’s Hospital
5th Floor Burrard Building – Room 5900

1081 Burrard Street
Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6
Phone: 604-806-9455

Visit Contact Us for more information and map to the Thrombosis Clinic.