An Unusual Consult
Dr. Moll talks about his experience with an unusual consult as a coagulationist observing an adult, male lemur with a "lame leg" from Duke Lemur Center.
Thromboprophylaxis in Ambulatory Cancer Patients: Results of the AVERT Trial
Drs. May and Moll discuss the AVERT Trial, which provides a novel approach to thromboprophylaxis in ambulatory patients with cancer.
In-depth articles meant to serve as a resource for practitioners, researchers, and early-career hematologists
Dr. Rachel Rosovsky and Dr. Roy Smith stress the importance of and provide a plan for creating pulmonary embolus response teams (PERTs).
In this No Data Zone piece, Drs. Tania Jain and Jeanne Palmer provide recommendations for identifying the right myelofibrosis patient and the right time in the disease course to consider allogeneic stem cell transplantation.
Drs. Marcelo Pasquini and Miguel-Angel Perales discuss the history and significance of the Center for International Blood and Marrow Transplant Research (CIBMTR), a decades-old outcomes database for hematopoietic cell transplantation that has expanded its infrastructure to capture data on cellular immunotherapies.
In this No Data Zone piece, Drs. Rafael Bejar and Mikkael Sekeres discuss CHIP in aging patients, with next steps for real-world treatment strategies.
2018 ASH News Daily Editor-in-Chief Dr. Mehdi Hamadani recaps the 60th ASH Annual Meeting which took place this past December 1-4, in San Diego.
Dr. Edward Benz provides some background on the discovery of sickle cell disease and development of the Cure Sickle Cell Initiative. Dr. Ify Osunkwo adds further perspective on the significance of this initiative.
Dr. Hari writes about a book that provides a compelling story of our species he believes every human could benefit from reading.
Dr. David Steensma gives his recommendation of a book that shows there can be value in a life that seems unfulfilled.
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 so many proven benefits to this type of high-quality end-of-life care.
March-April 2019Volume 16, Issue 2
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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