Training & Education

Training & Education

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

Research by Design

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
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...

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

Monday, March 27th, 2017
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...

How should this patient with severe macrocytic anemia be managed?

Wednesday, March 1st, 2017
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...

February 2017: Navigating Clinical Trials

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
A clinical trial is a controlled research study conducted by doctors and medical researchers to improve the care and treatment of people who have...

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

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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...

March 2016: Understanding Mantle Cell Lymphoma

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
Lymphoma is the most common blood cancer. The two main forms of lymphoma are Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Mantle cell lymphoma...

Would you recommend a bone marrow biopsy to complete staging and would you give...

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
This month, Ann LaCasce, MD, weighs in about recommending a bone marrow biopsy and whether or not to give G-CSF.A 44-year-old male with no...

What should the duration of anticoagulation be for a patient with idiopathic renal infarct?

Friday, January 13th, 2017
Clinical Dilemma:  David Garcia, MD: This month, David Garcia, MD, advises on the length of anticoagulation in a patient with an idiopathic renal infarct.I have a...

November 2015: Sickle Cell Trait and Blood, Organ, and Tissue Donation

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
People with sickle cell trait can donate blood, organ, and tissues. Yet, fear and commonly held misperceptions keep them from donating to those whose...

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

Sunday, January 1st, 2017
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...
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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.