Is Hematology Having an Identity Crisis?
Drs. Naik and Lee discuss the recent hematology workforce study and its significance for the field.
Diagnostic Algorithm Reduces the Need for Radiation Exposure to Rule Out Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnant Women
Dr. Linkins looks at using algorithms based on clinical prediction rules and blood testing for D-dimer level to diagnose pulmonary embolism (PE), thus reducing the need for
Dr. Moss reviews studies that show the usefulness of chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy in the management of relapsed large B-cell lymphoma.
Dr. Moss looks at a study that focuses on the activity of prophylactic emicizumab in patients with hemophilia who do not have inhibitors.
Dr. Moss reviews a study that looks at selective forces that drive the migration of the hematopoietic niche into bone.
Dr. Moss reviews a study that demonstrates the success of using gene therapy for the genetic correction of thalassemia.
Dr. Moss discusses the CLARITY study, which looks at the combination of therapies venetoclax and ibrutinib to treat relapsed/refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Dr. Moss reviews the pathogenesis and potential eradication of favism.
Dr. Moss covers several trials that have solidified the use of venetoclax as the new backbone within a range of combination therapies that should achieve extremely deep therapeutic responses in CLL.
Dr. Moss evaluates a case that requires CAR-T cell therapy and discusses practical issues hematologists should be aware of during introduction of this treatment.
Dr. Moss covers a radical revision of the classification of dendritic cells and monocytes.
Dr. Moss reviews the first trial to show that an immunotherapeutic agent improves survival over chemotherapy in relapsed or refractory ALL patients.
July-August 2019Volume 16, Issue 4
A new Compendium providing updated clinical information to "Ask the Hematologist" articles published in The Hematologist from 2010 to 2015 is now available.
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