Spotlight

Spotlight

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

Pulling Back the Curtain: Cindy Dunbar, MD

In this edition, Cindy Dunbar, MD, discusses the personal experience that led her to hematology and her lifelong love of music. What was your childhood like? I...

Palliative Care and Transplant

Early palliative care integration has increased in oncologic settings but remains less common − and often misunderstood − in hematologic malignancies, especially for patients...

Coagulation Dysregulation

Thrombosis is a major contributor to death in patients with severe coronavirus infection. As new data emerge, experts discuss approaches to prevention and treatment. In...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Richard Aster, MD, and Jon Aster, MD, PhD

In this edition, Richard “Dick” Aster, MD, and his son, Jon Aster, MD, PhD, talk about their shared interests in research and golf. Dick, where did...

A Hematologist Pumps Iron: Shernan Holtan, MD

In this edition of pASHions, Shernan Holtan, MD, spreads the word about powerlifting – a sport she says physicians and patients can benefit from. Can...

FAQs From Oncologists

In this first edition of HemOnc Link, Gerald Soff, MD, sheds light on some of the most common questions that hematologists are asked by...

Pulling Back the Curtain: Abraham Verghese, MD

In this edition, Abraham Verghese, MD, describes his childhood in Ethiopia, lessons learned from patients during the HIV/AIDS epidemic, and the roots of his...

Clonal Hematopoiesis in Allogeneic Transplantation: Should It Influence Donor Selection?

Clonal hematopoiesis (CH), the presence of hematopoietic stem/precursor cells with somatic mutations, is a defining feature of hematologic malignancies. However, CH also occurs widely...

Medicine and Machines

As artificial intelligence applications broaden, experts advise physicians to approach them as tools – not threats. Tools have been invented to aid physicians and improve...

Volunteering to Improve Cancer Care in Cambodia

Less than a decade ago, when children with cancer arrived at the Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) in Siem Reap in northwest Cambodia, the only treatment available...
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July 2020 Volume 6 Issue 8

This issue discusses palliative care and hematopoietic cell transplant, examines anticoagulation in patients with obesity, and more.