Dr. Damon Houghton has a conversation with Dr. Karlyn Martin about the updated recommendations from the ISTH Scientific and Standardization Committee Subcommittee on Control of Anticoagulation on the use of direct oral anticoagulants in patients with obesity for the treatment and prevention of venous thromboembolism.
In The Hematologist November/December Image Challenge, Dr. May Chien, Dr. Clara Lo, and Dr. Bertil Glader contribute the intriguing case of a young patient with recently diagnosed anemia and sclera icterus since birth. Test your knowledge and take the quiz.
Dr. Marshall A. Lichtman presents the history and significance of reticulocyte counts and why it is so important to any complete blood count.
The ASH Subcommittee on Clinical Trials: A Focus on Improving Clinical Trial Options for Hematology Patients
Editor-in-Chief Dr. Laura Michaelis interviews chair and vice-chair of the ASH Subcommittee on Clinical Trials Dr. Alan Mast and Dr. Greg Nowakowski on ways in which ASH can support the growing need for more innovation in clinical trial design, including enhancing and growing the enrollment of people from under-represented populations.
Drs. Saad Usmani and Binod Dhakal provide commentary on a study of daratumumab plus lenalidomide or lenalidomide as post-autologous stem cell transplant maintenance therapy in patients with multiple myeloma using minimal residual disease to direct therapy duration.