Are Transfusions a Barrier to High-Quality End-of-Life Care in Hematology?
Dr. LeBlanc and Dr. Litzow take a look at an issue within the field consisting of hematologists referring their patients to hospice late or not at all even when there are s
Venous Thrombosis on One Side and Bleeding on the Other: How to Walk the Fence in Cancer Patients With Thrombosis and Thrombocytopenia
Dr. Linkins provides guidance on how to manage recurrent thrombosis and bleeding in a cancer patient with severe thrombocytopenia that develops VTE.
In his final President's Column as ASH President, Dr. Ken Anderson provides a thorough overview of ASH's research agenda including topics such as precision medicine, improving the state of care for VTE, epigenetic mechanisms, and stem cell biology and regenerative medicine.
Dr. Ken Anderson discusses ASH's role in health care reform.
Dr. Anderson outlines six major ASH strategic initiatives and goals for the coming years discussed at the 2017 Executive Committee Spring Retreat in Canada.
Dr. Anderson discusses ASH's plan to participate in the "March for Science" to advocate for innovation and education through adequate research funding.
Dr. Anderson offers insight into ASH's policy statements during this politically contentious time.
In his first President's Column, Dr. Kenneth Anderson speaks about ASH's commitment to education and to spreading awareness on important treatment advances and unprecedented scientific discoveries.
Kenneth C. Anderson, MD, highlights a recent trial about adult patients with relapsed and/or refractory Multiple Myeloma.
Lenalidomide Maintenance Therapy in Multiple MyelomaDr. Anderson has served on Celgene’s advisory board. Palumbo A, Hajek R, Delforge M, et al. Continuous lenalidomide treatment for newly diagnosed multiple myeloma. N Engl J Med. 2012 366 1759 1769. McCarthy PL, Owzar
Microenvironment Induced Genomic Instability in Multiple MyelomaDr. Anderson indicated no relevant conflicts of interest. Koduru S, Wong E, Strowig T, et al. Dendritic cellmediated activation induced cytidine deaminase (AID) dependent induction of genomic instability in human myeloma. Blood. 2012 119
The Added Value of 18 F FDG PET CT in Defining Prognosis and Response in MyelomaDr. Anderson indicated no relevant conflicts of interest. Zamagni E, Patriarca F, Nanni C, et al. Prognostic relevance of 18 F FDG PET CT in
July-August 2018Volume 15, Issue 4
A new Compendium providing updated clinical information to "Ask the Hematologist" articles published in The Hematologist from 2010 to 2015 is now available.
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