Acquired Thrombotic Risk Factors – Section 2 of “Hereditary and Acquired Thrombotic Risk Factors”
Self-Study 212 – Intermediate Level
Contact Hours (Points): 3
Written by Michael J. Sanfelippo MS, MT(ASCP)
Reviewed 2015. Updated 2013 (Exam is unchanged). Published 2002.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
SECTION I: MECHANISMS OF HEMOSTASIS – A REVIEW
Coagulation; Regulation of Coagulation; Vascular Phase of Hemostasis
SECTION II: ACQUIRED RISK FACTORS
The Antiphospholipid Syndrome / Lupus Anticoagulant; Historical Perspective; Mechanism of Thrombosis in the Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Lupus Anticoagulant; Diagnostic Criteria for the Antiphospholipid Syndrome and the Lupus Anticoagulant; The Lupus Anticoagulant; Laboratory Testing; Clinical Manifestation of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome; Treatment of the Antiphospholipid Syndrome; Case Histories for the Antiphospholipid Syndrome;
Case #1; Case #2; Case #3; Catastrophic Antiphospholipid Syndrome; Case study; Thrombosis Associated with Malignancy; Mechanisms of Thrombosis in Patients with Malignancies; Clinical Presentation of Thrombosis in Patients with Malignancy; Laboratory Testing; Treatment of Thrombosis in Patients with Malignancies; Case Histories; Case #1; Case #2; Thrombosis Associated with the Nephrotic Syndrome; Mechanisms of Thrombosis in the Nephrotic Syndrome; Laboratory Identification of Thrombotic Risk in Nephrotic Syndrome and Treatment; Case History; Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT); Mechanism; Clinical Manifestation; Laboratory Identification of HIT Antibody; Case History; Warfarin-Induced Tissue Necrosis; Case History; Pregnancy as a Thrombotic Risk Factor; Mechanism; Treatment; Case History; Oral Contraceptive Therapy as a Risk Factor for Thrombosis; Mechanism; Precautions; Case History