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Midwife’s question inspires study on best blood clot treatment
July 11, 2017 - Midwife Elizabeth Fraser wanted to know how to reduce her risk of blood clots during pregnancy, and inspired a study that could help ...
Tattoo artist grateful to be off blood thinners thanks to made-in-Ottawa rule
April 26, 2017 - Ottawa resident Sarah Rogers would have been taking blood thinners for life, if not for a rule that showed she was at low ...
Over 10,000 Canadian women per year can stop taking blood thinners for unexplained vein clots
April 4, 2017 - Rule identifies women who have low risk of vein blood clot recurrence A Canadian-led research group has developed and validated a rule ...
“Invaluable” study confirms blood thinners don’t prevent recurrent pregnancy complications
October 18, 2016 - Two years ago, Dr. Marc Rodger thought he had settled the debate about the use of blood thinners in pregnant ...
The Ottawa Hospital awarded $27 million from Canadian Institutes of Health Research for 13 research projects
August 19, 2016 - Thirteen teams at The Ottawa Hospital, affiliated with the University of Ottawa, have been awarded more than $27 million in the latest round of ...
Cardiovascular researchers get $1.2M boost from Heart and Stroke Foundation
May 4, 2016 - Five scientists from the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute were successful in the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s recent grant-in-aid grant competition, ...
National research network to improve outcomes for venous thromboembolism patients established at Lady Davis Institute and The Ottawa Hospital --WORLD THROMBOSIS DAY – OCTOBER 13, 2015
October 5, 2015 - In recognition of the seriousness and prevalence of venous thromboembolism (VTE), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Fonds de recherche Québec – Santé (FRQS), and a consortium of public and private funders, including the Lady ...
Blood thinner study in pregnant women receives national award
December 17, 2014 - Dr. Marc Rodger recently received the Canadian Hematology Society’s clinical paper of the year award for his ...
Common blood thinner for pregnant women proven ineffective: Lancet study
July 24, 2014 - OTTAWA – It's a daily injection to the belly for pregnant women at risk of developing blood clots and it's ineffective, according to a ...