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P868 Understanding Venous Thromboembolism

3 How to use this workbook This resource guide provides resources to physicians, hospitals, and patients to increase awareness of who is at risk for deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE), what symptoms to look for, what can be done to prevent venous thromboembolism (VTE), and what current treatments are available. This resource provides engaging and easy-to-understand educational tools to help patients manage deep vein thrombosis and avoid pulmonary embolism. Use the charts and worksheets in each chapter to remember and record important information about your health and lifestyle. There are links to additional resources to offer more support for you and your family. Guiding Your Way Throughout this Patient Resource Guide, use these interactive features to add to your learning experience: Open PDF. Download or print pages that help you manage your health. To use this tool, install the free Adobe Acrobat Reader (http://get.adobe.com/reader/). Audio. Listen to the audio version of the pages you are viewing. To use this, make sure you have the most recent free copy of Adobe Flash Player (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/). Play. Play videos and animations by pressing the play button. Highlighted Text. Click on any highlighted text (in red) and you will see a definition of that word. Learning Checks. Check what you have learned throughout this Guide. Help. Click the help button on the Menu Bar to get help using this Patient Resource Guide. Aa


P868 Understanding Venous Thromboembolism
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