Vaccines and Blood Clots

Angie Szumlinski Health, Studies

The University of Liverpool’s Professor Tom Solomon is a co-author of the research paper discussing the rare cases of blood clots in the brain and low platelets seen in some patients after vaccination. The authors stress the importance of rapidly identifying the syndrome, vaccine-induced thrombosis and thrombocytopenia (VITT), and the importance of following a particular treatment approach that is very …

Anticoagulation Therapy – COVID-19

Angie Szumlinski Health, Studies

Since the first cases of COVID-19 were identified in the United States, we have learned a lot however as with anything else in life, we never stop learning! Many residents in our care contracted the COVID-19 virus and required hospitalization. Some of these residents developed blood clots in the lungs, negatively impacting their recovery. Anticoagulation therapy has become common practice …