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Patient Volunteers Needed for Guideline Development

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Stephan Moll, MD writes…  The American Society of Hematology (ASH) is embarking on a program to develop clinically useful guidelines on the best management of patients with deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism.  ASH appropriately desires input from patients for the development of these guidelines.  Any interested patient please see this letter from ASH explaining the goals of the project and what is needed.

Last updated:  July 1st, 2015

Highlights of the 2013 ASH Annual Meeting

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Stephan Moll, MD writes… The annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) took place this month (Dec 6-12th, 2013) in New Orleans. Relatively few new data about blood clots and blood thinners that have an impact on clinical management were presented. I found no practice-changing abstract. The clinically relevant highlights, summarized for health care professionals, are discussed here.

Disclosure:  I have been a consultant for  Boehringer-Ingelheim, Daiichi, Janssen, and CSL Behring.

Last Updated:  Dec 31st, 2013

Annual Hematology Meeting: Relevant New Developments

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The annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH; www.hematology.org) took place in San Diego from Dec 10-13, 2011.  Clinically interesting and relevant abstracts on thrombosis and anticoagulation are summarized and put into a clinical perspective in this summary document. This document is prepared for health care professionals, not patients, but the interested non-medical reader may find it interesting to glance over the topics Read the rest of this entry »