VTE and Blood Clot Provider Tools

VTE and Blood Clots Resources for Providers

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) includes both deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism (PE) and affects over 2 million Americans. This serious condition occurs when a clot forms inside a vein and blocks blood flow. When a clot breaks away and lodges in the lungs it can cause lung damage, heart failure and death. Learn more about the prevention and management of VTE below.

Preventing and Treating Venous Thromboembolism (VTE): The Role of Novel Anticoagulants