What is a thrombosis nurse specialist – and could you be one?
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What is a thrombosis nurse specialist – and could you be one?

Ediscyll Lorusso Senior thrombosis specialist nurse practitioner, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in London

The role involves delivering evidence-based care in preventing, diagnosing and treating venous thromboembolism and providing anticoagulation for patients

Thrombosis nurse specialists provide safe and effective anticoagulation for patients who have, or are at risk of, thrombotic or embolic disease.

Nursing Standard. 37, 11, 69-70. doi: 10.7748/ns.37.11.69.s24

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