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.
Brief memoirs written by respected members of the Society recounting inspiring careers in hematology
Drs. Doug Engel and Doug Higgs pay tribute to hematologist George Stamatoyannopoulos, MD, recalling his work in the field of biomedical research of blood and its disorders.
Drs. High and White shed light on the life and accomplishments of Dr. Harold R. Roberts, longtime hematology Division Chief and director of the Center for Thrombosis and Hemostasis at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. John Pagel looks back at Dr. Oliver Press's legacy as a hematologist and as a dedicated mentor.
Dr. Robert Peter Gale and Dr. William Fibbe pay tribute to Johannes Joseph van Rood as they shed light on the life and accomplishments of this immunohematology pioneer.
Dr. Nancy Berliner reflects on her career; former protégé Dr. Elisabeth Battinelli pays tribute to her mentor.
Dr. Rosmarin sheds light on the life and legacy of Dr. H. Jean Khoury, and remembers befriending him through their shared involvement with ASH.
Dr. Jack Hirsh reflects on a life devoted to hematology; one of his mentees, Dr. John Kelton pays a special tribute.
Read about the life and work of Professor Niels Borregaard in this in memoriam piece on behalf of the Blood journal for which he served as Associate Editor for a couple of months.
Dr. David Grimwade has been presented with the ASH Exemplary Service Award. Read about his work with molecular characterization of acute promyelocytic leukemia and his involvement with ASH.
Dr. Sadler sheds light on the life and legacy of Dr. Phillip Majerus, President of ASH in 1991 and William Dameshek Prize recipient.
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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