DVT Treatment Vacuums Away Blood Clots Prevents Disability

Tue, 06 Mar 2007 02:00 PM EST

... A study presented today demonstrates that a new technique safely and effectively removes blood clots in the body faster, reducing patient risk for pulmonary embolism and disability. The interventional radiology treatment was also shown to have a positive impact on patients' quality of life, relieving symptoms such as pain and swelling, as well as greatly improving their ability to be active. [click link for full article] ...