Training & Education

Training & Education

Patient-focused resources, tips from experts, and challenging clinical questions from ASH Clinical News

Understanding Blood Clots

As many as 900,000 people in the United States develop blood clots annually, and clots are responsible for approximately 100,000 deaths each year. Research has...

How to treat an older patient with CML and a sudden ANC drop?

This month, Michael W. Deininger, MD, PhD, discusses myelosuppression in a patient with chronic myeloid leukemia. And don't forget to check out next month's clinical...

How to manage bleeding risk in a pregnant patient with factor XI deficiency?

This month, Jean Marie Connors, MD, discusses how to manage the bleeding risk in a pregnant patient with factor XI deficiency. Also check out  next...

What are the prescribing options in the case of anticoagulation failure in deep vein...

This month, Joel S. Bennett, MD, discusses the possibility of novel oral anticoagulant failure in a patient with deep vein thrombosis. And don't forget to...

Research by Design

Educating young scientists to design successful research projects often comes down to teaching them the right questions to ask. A high-quality educational research project begins...

How should this patient with severe macrocytic anemia be managed?

This month, Ruben A. Mesa, MD, discusses treatment options for a 73-year-old male patient with severe macrocytic anemia. Also check out next month's clinical dilemma...

Should I give CHOP-based therapy to a patient with peripheral T-cell lymphoma NOS?

This month, Eric D. Jacobsen, MD, weighs in on administering CHOP-based therapy to a patient diagnosed with peripheral T-cell lymphoma, not otherwise specified (PTCL-NOS). You...

Navigating Clinical Trials

A clinical trial is a controlled research study conducted by doctors and medical researchers to improve the care and treatment of people who have...

How long should a patient continue anticoagulation and should she continue during pregnancy?

This month, Jean Marie Connors, MD, discusses how long a 31-year-old patient should continue anticoagulation and the recommendations for pregnancy.A 31-year-old female, who had...

Women and the Risk of Blood Clots

Nearly 900,000 people are affected by blood clots each year, leading to approximately 100,000 blood clot-related deaths annually. Dangerous blood clots such as deep-vein...
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Current Issue

July 2017, Volume 3, Issue 8

This issue features an interview with the FDA's Richard Pazdur, highlights from the 2017 ASCO Annual Meeting, a debate about minimal residual disease in myeloma, and more.