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Presented by Michael Laposata, MD, PhD
University of Texas Medical Branch
This presentation will include a description of the commonly encountered hypercoagulable states. Biochemical mechanisms for each will be presented. Appropriate use of the tests will be explained, and correct interpretation of the tests to assess thrombotic risk will conclude the talk.
At the end of this session, the attendee will be able to:
- Identify the clinical syndrome of thrombosis
- Describe the commonly encountered risk factors for development of thrombosis
- Describe the risk factors for thrombosis in pregnancy and the contribution of thrombosis to pregnancy loss
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