Training & Education

Training & Education

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

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How would you treat a patient with autoimmune hepatitis, grade 4 cirrhosis, and declining...

This month, Spero Cataland, MD, discusses whether a patient with thrombocytopenia has hypersplenism, immune thrombocytopenia, or both. And don't forget to check out next month's...
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How I Treat In Brief: Managing Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

Recently, Marcel Levi, MD, and Marie Scully, MD, wrote about their strategies for the management of patients with disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC). Below, we...
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Next Steps After TKIs for Patient With Chronic-Phase CML?

This month, Michael Deininger, MD, PhD, discusses treatment for a patient with chronic-phase chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) whose BCR/ABL transcript levels are rising. And don't...
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Is splenectomy a good option for a patient with hemoglobin H disease?

This month Swee Lay Thein, MD, discusses the pros and cons of splenectomy for a patient with hemoglobin H disease. And don't forget to check...
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How I Treat In Brief: Managing Monoclonal Gammopathy of Undetermined Significance

This month, Ronald S. Go, MD, and S. Vincent Rajkumar, MD, discuss the management of patients with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS). This material was...
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How would you reduce the transfusion burden in a patient with CCUS?

This month, David Steensma, MD, discusses transfusion burden in a patient with clonal cytopenias of undetermined significance. And don't forget to check out next month's...

Refining Patient-Doctor Communication

Refining the patient-doctor relationship became a focus early on in my career. Unlike many of my colleagues in academic hematology and oncology, I also...
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How would you manage bleeding risk in a patient undergoing spinal surgery?

This month Barbara A. Konkle, MD, discusses bleeding prevention in a patient undergoing spinal surgery. And don't forget to check out next month's clinical dilemma -...
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How I Treat In Brief: HCT for HIV-Related Hematologic Malignancies

This month, Joseph C. Alvarnas, MD, John A. Zaia, MD, and Stephen J. Forman, MD, discuss the use of hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) to...
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How would you manage a patient who meets morphologic, but not molecular, criteria for...

This month, Olatoyosi Odenike, MD, discusses a patient with a morphologic presentation suggestive of acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL), but with a negative PML/RARA fusion...
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August 2019, Volume 5, Issue 10

August 2019, Volume 5, Issue 10

This issue features a debate about gun control as a health care issue, a look at blood services in Israel and Palestine, and more.