6 Hemostasis and thrombosis

This section makes sure that you can place the platelet in the appropriate physiological and pathological/clinical context.

6.1 Readings

In Robbins - p. 116 from Hemostasis to p. 121 (excl. Hemorrhagic Disorders) - p. 121 - 122, concerning Hemorrhagic Disorders - p. 122, concerning Thrombosis, to p. 125 (excl. Morphology)

6.2 Exercises

  • Make a brief drawing of the phases of hemostasis for yourself.
  • Which thrombotic disorders do you know? Make a brief list (you don’t have to do extra research).