Author Archives: Timea Polgar

Systemic Sclerosis Patients at Threefold Risk for Venous Thromboembolism

Systemic sclerosis (SSc) patients are at a substantially increased risk for the development of venous thromboembolism (VTE, obstructing blood clots), including pulmonary embolism (PE) and deep vein thrombosis (DVT), a study reported. The study, “Risk of Pulmonary Embolism and Deep Venous Thrombosis in Systemic Sclerosis: A General…