The EHP were pivotal in describing the new condition, vaccine-induced immune thrombocytopenia and thrombosis (VITT), improving survival of patients and preventing further cases, enabling the COVID-19 vaccine programme to continue safely.Read more
Archive of: 2022
PREVENTION OF HOSPITAL ASSOCIATED VENOUS THROMBOEMBOLISM IN PSYCHIATRIC INPATIENTS- A SURVEY OF CURRENT PRACTICE WITHIN MENTAL HEALTH TRUSTS IN ENGLANDRead more
NTW'22 open with keynote speaker, Dr Aidan Fowler from NHS Patient Safety discussing 'Using data to inform and improve VTE prevention' with Prof Roopen AryaRead more
Thrombosis UK features in the very first World Thrombosis Day ‘Partner Spotlight’ Showcasing the charity’s campaign #LetsTalkClotsRead more
Thrombosis UK established a psychology therapy and consultancy service specifically for VITT patients.
This is led by a clinical psychologist (Prof Paul Bennett) who has substantial experience in the treatment of individuals experiencing adverse psychological reactions to significant health challenges. Although operating virtually (via zoom), this will provide live therapy sessions, email support, and consultations as appropriate.Read more