Viewpoints

Viewpoints

Commentary and highlights from contributors and readers

There’s No Crime Like the Presents

I hope you had a wonderful holiday season, and, although the climate seems to be working constantly against it, I hope some of you...
You Make the Call

Reader Responses: Which direct oral anticoagulant would you choose for a submassive pulmonary embolism?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about choice of direct oral anticoagulant (DOAC) for a saddle pulmonary embolism. Disclaimer: ASH...

Musical and Medical Reflections

While updating my CV for an annual performance review, I noticed a considerable number of musical references popping up in the bibliography. Yes, Bruce...

A Relevant Retirement 

The Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell in New York recently held a 90th birthday celebration for Richard T. Silver, MD, which included Medical...

A Loyalty to Truth and Science

Last year, the American Society of Hematology (ASH) selected Zachary Kiser, PhD, as its 2019-2020 ASH Congressional Fellow. The Congressional Fellow program aims to...

Supporting Self Education

Here, Jayshree Shah, AOCNP, RN, FNP-C, MSN, describes the importance of self-education and how her role as a nurse educator has changed during the...
You Make the Call

Reader Responses: Can I start cytoreductive therapy in a patient with low-risk polycythemia vera?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about cytoreductive therapy in a patient with low-risk polycythemia vera. Disclaimer: ASH does not...

A Day in the Life: A Man on a Mission

In this edition, Pierre Noel, MD, walks us through a typical day in the atypical life of a hematologist and military medicine specialist.Institution: Mayo Clinic,...

Editor’s Corner: Running on Empty

When I was a boy growing up in New Jersey and Virginia, every year our nuclear family piled into an olive 1974 Dodge Dart...
You Make the Call

Reader Responses: How would you treat this patient with JAK2-positive essential thrombocythemia?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about anticoagulation in a patient with essential thrombocythemia. Disclaimer: ASH does not recommend or...
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Mid-January 2021 Annual Meeting Edition

This issue features highlights from the 2020 ASH Annual Meeting, a look at doctor-patient gifting customs around the world, and more.

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