You Make the Call

You Make the Call

Each month we’ll pick a challenging clinical question submitted through the Consult-a-Colleague program and post the expert’s response.

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How would you treat a patient with Hodgkin lymphoma and bleomycin lung injury?

This month, George P. Canellos, MD, advises on treatment options for a young patient with Hodgkin lymphoma and bleomycin lung injury.A 23-year-old male patient with...
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What options do I have for an elderly patient with Hodgkin lymphoma who cannot...

This month, John Sweetenham, MD, advises on treatment options for an elderly patient with Hodgkin lymphoma.I have a 90-year-old female patient with relatively poor performance...
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Should I have concerns about using an oral thrombin inhibitor in a patient with...

This month, Michael H. Kroll, MD, advises on switching a patient with a history of deep-vein thrombosis (DVT) from warfarin to an oral thrombin inhibitor.A...
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Is it reasonable to use rivaroxaban as an antithrombotic drug in obese patients?

This month, Kenneth A. Bauer, MD, advises on the use of target-specific oral anticoagulants in obese patients.Is it reasonable to use rivaroxaban as an antithrombotic...
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Is pegfilgrastim with ABVD in Hodgkin lymphoma necessary?

This month, Sonali M. Smith, MD, advises on the use of pegfilgrastim with ABVD for treating Hodgkin lymphoma. What is your opinion on the use...
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From ASH Meeting on Hematologic Malignancies: How would you treat a patient with nodular...

During their presentations, MHM speakers will be asking the audience how they would respond to patient cases. Audience members will vote live at the...
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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.