Viewpoints

Viewpoints

Commentary and highlights from contributors and readers

Editor’s Corner: Move Over Millennials: Time to Teach Outside the Boundaries

The many meanings and purposes of the word “zoom” and its namesake technology are especially relevant in today’s educational environment. To prepare our educators,...
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Reader Responses: Is 3 months of anticoagulation enough for a provoked VTE?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about the appropriate length of anticoagulation for a provoked DVT. Disclaimer: ASH does not...

A Day in the Life: Blood, Sweat, and Smears

In our newest series, hematologists working in a variety of settings provide a glimpse into their daily lives. In this edition, Megan Nakashima, MD, peeks out...
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Reader Responses: Should a pregnant patient with hemochromatosis receive iron?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about the treatment of iron deficiency during pregnancy in a patient with hereditary...

Editor’s Corner: What’s Your Type?

Each of us remembers moments in our education that have shaped us into who we are. Books we read, lessons we hear, and encounters...

Editor’s Corner: The Zoombie Apocalypse

Last Thursday, due to a calendar snafu, I found myself scheduled for videoconferences continuously from 8 a.m. until after 10 p.m. That meant 14...

The Subspecialist Will Televisit You Now

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, health-care providers, payers, and patients had all gradually warmed up to the opportunities for telemedicine afforded by high-speed internet...
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Reader Response: Is warfarin recommended for a patient with recurrent coronary artery closure?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about management of a patient with recurrent coronary artery closure. Disclaimer: ASH does not recommend...

Editor’s Corner: What We Do When We Don’t Know What to Do

We are in the middle of a global “Oh, crap” moment. One of those moments when we’re in over our heads, the water keeps...

Editor’s Corner: Caring For Ourselves and Each Other in an Unprecedented Time

During the COVID-19 quarantine, my grandfather, the well-loved patriarch of our large family, passed away. It is difficult to process loss and grief over...
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October 2020 Volume 6, Issue 12

This issue examines racism in the U.S. health care system, discusses the FDA's newly loosened blood donation restrictions, and more.

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