Feature Articles

Feature Articles

ASH Clinical News takes a deeper look at hot topics in medicine

Diversity Evolution

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
The United States is becoming more diverse. Is the medical education system adapting quickly enough? The need for increased diversity in the medical profession is...

Affordable Care Act: Exit, Stage Right

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
The rollback of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is underway. Within hours of taking the oath of office on January 20, President Donald Trump...

Cartwheels for CAR T-Cell Therapy?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
Chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy is a revolutionary approach to targeted immunotherapy to treat cancer, and the details can seem like the stuff...

Predatory Publishing: The Dark Side of the Open-Access Movement

Thursday, December 29th, 2016
In October 2016, we dived deep into the open-access (OA) movement – a publishing model in which a scientific article is made freely available...

Beating Burnout: When Clinicians are Overworked, Overtired, and Overwhelmed

Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
If Katy H. Goldsborough, MD, a hematologist/oncologist with Edward-Elmhurst Healthcare in Naperville, Illinois, started to feel “burned out,” no one would blame her: Dr....

NOACs: The Novel Kids on the Block

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
The time has come for clinicians to turn to novel oral anticoagulant agents for the first-line prevention of stroke and systemic embolism in patients with...

Who’s In and Who’s Out?

Thursday, December 1st, 2016
Finding the balance in clinical trial eligibility between too strict, not strict enough, and “just right” To assess a drug or device’s safety and efficacy,...

Supporting Palliative Care

Thursday, December 1st, 2016
While early research supports the benefits of integrating palliative care into hematology, more is needed to successfully marry the two specialties. Any discussion of palliative...

How Do You Rank?

Friday, November 11th, 2016
Online physician-rating websites have been around for more than a decade, but many physicians and patients still have questions about how to use them. The...

Talking the Talk

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
Presenting at a Scientific Meeting Soon? We’re Here to Help! The 58th ASH Annual Meeting is right around the corner, which means some of our...

Current Issue

March 2017, Volume 3, Issue 4

This issue takes a look at diversity in the medical education system, provides a hematology drug pipeline update, and more.