Hamostaseologie 2022; 42(05): 285-286
DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-1757549

Women's Health Issues in Thrombosis and Haemostasis

Birgit Linnemann
1   Division of Angiology, University Center of Vascular Medicine, University Hospital Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Christina Hart
2   Department of Haematology and Oncology, Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
Speakers of the GTH Working Group "Women's Health" › Author Affiliations


In the last couple of years sex specific health issues have continually been gaining attraction by physicians of different medical specialities. Sex differences have been described e.g. in the pathogenesis and mortality in patients affected by COVID-19, in metabolic regulation and cancer mechanisms.[1] [2] [3] In the field of haemostasis, many aspects concerning risk factors, clinical presentation and management of thromboembolic disease and bleeding disorders also display sex differences.

Publication History

Article published online:
07 November 2022

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