How I treat disseminated intravascular coagulation

תאריך: 22/02/2018

Disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) is a condition characterized by systemic activation of coagulation, potentially leading to thrombotic obstruction of small and midsize vessels, thereby contributing to organ dysfunction.

BLOOD, 22 FEBRUARY 2018 | VOLUME 131, NUMBER 8

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The diagnosis and management of von Willebrand disease: a United Kingdom Haemophilia Centre Doctors Organization guideline approved by the British Committee for Standards in Haematology

תאריך: 12/08/2014

This is a single guideline replacing two separate guidelines on diagnosis and management respectively, published in 2004 (Laffan et al, 2004; Pasi et al, 2004). Where there has been no significant change in understanding or practice, the reader is referred to the earlier guidelines.

British Journal of Haematology, 2014, 167, 453–465 doi:10.1111/bjh.13064

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Developmental Hemostasis Clinical Implications From the Fetus to the Adolescent

תאריך: 31/12/2013

KEY POINTS

  • Developmental hemostasis is the evolution of the coagulation system from a fetus to an adolescent.
  • The levels of procoagulant and anticoagulant protein levels differ substantially between infants and adults, and these differences affect both the ability to accurately diagnose and treat infants and children with hemostatic and thrombotic diseases.

Pediatr Clin N Am 60 (2013) 1407–1417 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2013.08.003

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HUS and TTP in Children

תאריך: 31/12/2013

Hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) and thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP)
are 2 rare clinical entities.

Pediatr Clin N Am 60 (2013) 1513–1526, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pcl.2013.08.007

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