Hematology

Benign Hematology   

Questions discussed in this category


There are various formulations of intravenous iron; each with varying costs, test dose requirement, elemental dose, and number or time of infusions ne...

If there are a low-risk patients who can be monitored, how would you do so? If unprovoked, would you consider stopping anticoagulation?

Should we use a different dose in critically ill patients in the ICU? When should we consider intermediate-dose anticoagulation?

Aside from addressing the underlying case, is there a role for phlebotomy in secondary polycythemia such as in COPD or post-renal transplant erythrocy...

Is there a preferred strategy of transfusional support versus reduced-dose anticoagulation during the duration of thrombocytopenia?

Hydroxyurea is demonstrated to reduce complications and improve long-term outcomes in severe genotypes HbSS and sickle beta0 thalassemia. What clinica...

Are there major differences in standard conditioning and/or GVHD prophylaxis regimens utilized? Does the non-relapse mortality different significantl...

While L-glutamine has minimal side effects and would likely be added after hydrea, how do you decide between the use of voxelotor and crizanlizumab?

During the Stimate recall, how are we performing DDAVP challenges for newly diagnosed hemophilia A or von Willebrand disease?

Rituximab has entered the treatment algorithm in the first-line setting for the initial treatment of TTP. However, in remission, the role of adjuvant ...

What are your target goals during transfusion, either prophylactically or during acute complication? Does your management change between vaginal deliv...

Does your opinion change based on the specific underlying inherited thrombophilia? The original case was a central retinal artery occlusion in a patie...

Especially in a patient without hemophilia or thrombosis history?

Would you offer this routinely or only if specific complications arise, such as distal emboli?


Papers discussed in this category


Blood,

Clinical and applied thrombosis/hemostasis : official journal of the International Academy of Clinical and Applied Thrombosis/Hemostasis, 2016-04

Blood, 2018 Jul 12

Ann. Intern. Med., 2019 Oct 15

Blood Transfus, 2018 Oct 24

J Thromb Haemost, 2018 May 08

AJR Am J Roentgenol,

Blood, 2015-05-28

Blood Adv, 2020 Jan 28

Blood, 2015 Aug 24

Blood, 2008-05-15

The New England journal of medicine, 2019-02-21

J Thromb Haemost, 2019 Jul 28

N Engl J Med, 2018 Dec 04

The New England journal of medicine, 2017-02-02

Blood, 2009 Nov 10

Chest, 1975-12

Clin Nephrol,

American journal of hematology, 2011-10

The American journal of medicine, 2017-12

Am J Hematol, 2019 Sep