David Schneider, MD - University of Vermont
- Grant and/or Research Support: Guilford Pharmaceutical; The Medicines Company; Eli Lilly/Centocor, Inc.
- Speaker's Bureau: Guilford Pharmaceutical; The Medicines Company; Pfizer
- Discuss the traditional conceptualization of intrinsic and extrinsic pathways of thrombin/fibrin generation
- Report updated conceptualization of initiation and amplification phases of thrombin/fibrin generation
- Describe the role of platelets and thrombosis
- Describe the interaction between platelets and coagulation cascade
- Prepare a coordinated conceptualization of thrombosis