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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...

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...
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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...
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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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Reader Responses: Is hypogammaglobulinemia alone an indication for treatment for CLL?

Here’s how readers responded to a You Make the Call question about whether hypogammaglobulinemia alone is an indication for treatment of CLL. Disclaimer: ASH does...

In Oral Maintenance Therapy in AML, Do All Roads Lead to the Epigenome?

Maintenance therapy to reduce relapse of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and prolong overall survival (OS) has been explored since the 1960s.1 Chemotherapeutic and immunologic...
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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...
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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...

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...
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January 2021 Annual Meeting Edition

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

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