Features

Features

Debates, in-depth articles, and surprising profiles from ASH Clinical News

Pulling Back the Curtain: Clara Bloomfield, MD

In this edition, Clara Bloomfield, MD, talks about being on the right project at the right time and having academia in her blood.Where did...

Raising the Barre: Kimberly Stegmaier, MD

In this edition, Kimberly Stegmaier, MD, discusses her passion for ballet.What was your first experience with ballet? I grew up in Long Island and my...

Resurrecting the House Call

New at-home strategies for hematologic conditions offer improved outcomes and patient satisfaction Physician home visits have become a thing of the past: Nearly a century...

Demystifying Genetic Testing for Bleeding Disorders

When hemophilia and von Willebrand disease (vWD) were first recognized, doctors didn’t diagnose a patient until he (or, much more infrequently, she) experienced a...

International Partnerships Lead to Strides in Pediatric Leukemia in El Salvador

Although acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL) is relatively rare, it is the most common cancer diagnosed in children, representing approximately one-quarter of cancers diagnosed in...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Lukas Wartman, MD

In this edition, Lukas Wartman, MD, discusses his decision to go into medicine and his life as a doctor and a patient. Hear more from...

Reader Beware: Interpreting Clinical Trial Data

Numbers don’t lie – except when people cause them to.  With an abundance of scientific research being presented and published, many health-care practitioners rely on...

Planes, Trains, and VTEs

Simple recommendations can help mitigate risk for travel-related blood clots In November 2011, hematologist Suely Rezende, MD, PhD, deplaned from a flight from Lisbon to...

Is the Era of Traditional Chemotherapy for Hodgkin Lymphoma Over?

Treatment of Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) has been one of the greatest success stories in oncology, with the invention of radiation therapy and combination chemotherapy...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Dan Pollyea, MD, MS

In this edition, Dan Pollyea, MD, MS, talks about his early experiences as a “physician’s assistant” and how he learned to talk to patients....
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Current Issue

April 2019, Volume 5, Issue 5

This issue features a look at the pitfalls of presenting and interpreting clinical trial data, the latest advances in transplant presented at the 2019 TCT Meetings, and more.