Viewpoints

Viewpoints

Commentary and highlights from contributors and readers

Editor’s Corner: Check Your Bia-Cis at the Door

I know I’m a proud parent, but my teenaged sons’ respect for and acceptance of their friends’ preferred pronouns, dress, and names, as well...
You Make the Call

Reader Responses: Is JAK2 positivity clinically significant in this 28-year-old patient with Budd-Chiari syndrome?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about the clinical significance of JAK2 positivity in a patient with Budd-Chiari syndrome. Disclaimer:...

Editor’s Corner: Chance Encounters of the Third Kind

Many of us can think back to our days as greenhorn hematologists, walking into the vast poster hall at an American Society of Hematology...

The New ACCME Standards: A Pendulum Swung Too Far?

In this edition, Judith Kleinerman, MD, talks about the implications of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education’s (ACCME’s) new Standards for Integrity and...
You Make the Call

Reader Responses: How would you manage this patient with T-cell large granular lymphocytic leukemia?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about management of a patient with T-cell large granular lymphocytic leukemia. Disclaimer: ASH does...

Marrow or Peripheral Blood for Allogeneic Transplant: Are We Ignoring the Data?

Here, Jennifer Saultz, DO, and Eneida Nemecek, MD, MBA, reflect on the debate over the optimal graft source for allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation, in...

Sex Cells: The Forgotten Biological Variable

The preponderance of the recently discovered COVID-19 vaccine–induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT) in women prompted several colleagues to reach out to me, a self-proclaimed “women’s...

Singing the Blues for Blue Top Tubes

Here, Mark A. Crowther, MD, and Steven L. Allen, MD, discuss the recent shortages of blue top tubes and how hematologists can “choose wisely”...

Celebrating the Small Victories

With two months remaining in my ASH Congressional Fellowship, I recognize my time to experience working on Capitol Hill – and to get things...
You Make the Call

Reader Responses: How would you approach diathesis in a 65-year-old woman with newly diagnosed...

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about a bleeding diathesis in a 65-year-old woman with newly diagnosed breast cancer. Disclaimer: ASH...
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September 2021 Volume 7 Issue 11

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