VTE and Blood Clots Handouts and Tools for your Patients

The Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association has developed these venous thromboembolism (VTE) tools and handouts for nurses and other health care providers to use with patients.  Join as a member today to take advantage of member pricing.

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Interactive Tool: Blood Clots - What You Need to Know

For use in the clinical setting or accessed by patients and their families and caregivers at home. Provides an option for the booklet to be read aloud for the visually impaired and those who prefer audio learning. Embedded videos allow for more detailed descriptions of processes such as how to correctly put on compression stockings. The booklet also includes:

  • Full-color illustrations
  • Interactive checklists
  • Individualized goal-setting worksheets
  • Self-care instructions

Free to access (login required)

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Fact Sheet: Blood Clots - What You Need to Know

Help patients learn critical information about VTE blood clots, including common risk factors, prevention strategies, warning signs, medical tests, and treatments patients understand this critical condition.

Reviewed January 2023


Free to download (login required)

$0 members/$25 non-members
50 sheets per order


Free to download (login required)

$0 members/$25 non-members
50 sheets per order

Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery of any printed materials.

Disclaimer: This and other PCNA educational materials are for information purposes only and are not intended to replace medical advice or diagnose or treat health problems. Health-related decisions should be made in partnership with a healthcare provider. It is the reader's responsibility to seek out the most current, accurate information.