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.
Dr. Jason Gotlib, outgoing Editor-in-Chief of The Hematologist, talks about his experience as Editor-in-Chief and welcomes Dr. Laura Michaelis as the sixth Editor-in-Chief for the publication.
Dr. Gotlib discusses the road to approval of midostaurin for the treatment of advanced systemic mastocytosis.
Dr. Gotlib talks about fulfilling a lifelong dream of spending time with sloths by visiting Kids Saving the RainForest while on a recent trip to Costa Rica.
Take the challenge to learn what test is most likely to yield the diagnosis for a case of a 58-year-old Asian woman with history of inclusion body myositis on high-dose corticosteroids and methotrexate, noted to be hypoxic.
Can you tell what the diagnosis is for a man with a history of recurrent necrotizing pancreatitis and end-stage renal disease on intermittent hemodialysis by looking at his bone marrow biopsy?
Dr. Gotlib provides his perspective on how the groundbreaking progress in hematology achieved during 2016 has come about as well as the need to navigate the new administration to show how seriously we take hematology.
Dr. Akabutu sends Dr. Jason Gotlib a question about the November December 2016 Image Challenge.
Take the very first The Hematologist Image Challenge and try to figure out the diagnosis for a case of leukocytosis by looking at a peripheral blood smear.
Following ASH's executive committee's retreat in Havana, Cuba, Dr. Gotlib discusses lessons, challenges and opportunities for hematologists and the community, with commentary from Drs. Antonio Bencomo and Porfirio Hernández.
In this fiction piece, Dr. Gotlib provides his perspective on how hematology advances, including 2015 Year's Best selections, weave together with the compelling narratives of patients' lives.
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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