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What is a Venous Duplex Imaging Study?

Venous duplex, or venous doppler, is an ultrasound diagnostic examination used to evaluate the veins in the body.  Much like the ultrasound used to check babies in pregnant women, gel is applied to the area of interest, such as legs or arms, and an ultrasound machine with a connected probe is used to visualize the veins. 312 more words

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Week 4: 85% of Air Travel DVT Victims are Athletes.

On Thursday nights (work permitting!) we try to make it to Central Park for our weekly running class with New York Road Runners. It’s intense and often reminds me of high school track—lots of drills and exercises, always pushing us to our max. 581 more words

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Vote for me!

Runner’s World Magazine is having a competition to be on the cover of the December issue. Please take a minute to vote for me–my hope is that if I can win the competition, I’ll have an opportunity to share my story and spread the word on deep vein thrombosis (DVT). 8 more words

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Week 2: How to ride a plane.

My first week of marathon training was in St. Petersburg, Russia.

Sticking with your training routine is always difficult when traveling, and especially difficult when you’re walking 10+ miles a day and all you want to do is have fun with your friends. 438 more words

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Week 1: I'm running the NYC Marathon. Here's why.

This week marks the start of my training for the New York City Marathon. Eighteen weeks of running regularly on a set schedule, slowly increasing my mileage until I hit 26.2 miles on November 2. 728 more words

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From Jill Brenneman

I want to express my profound appreciation to everyone who has supported me during this health crisis.  I have been very slow to respond to the well wishes that have poured in because of the limitations my health is imposing on my daily activities but please know that I deeply appreciate each and everyone of you.   22 more words

Wingfield v Hill Bros Transp. Inc (2014) H&FLR 2014-30

George Wingfield v Hill Brothers Transportation Inc (2014) H&FLR 2014-30

Supreme Court of Nebraska

16 May 2014

Coram: Heavican CJ, Wright, Connolly, Stephan, McCormack, Miller-Lerman and Cassell JJ. 369 more words