Textbook of Hemophilia, Second Edition

Textbook of Hemophilia, Second Edition

Editor(s): Christine A. Lee, Erik E. Berntorp, W. Keith Hoots

Published Online: 13 AUG 2010 11:09AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405169141

Online ISBN: 9781444318555

DOI: 10.1002/9781444318555

About this Book

The Textbook of Hemophilia has become a definitive resource for all those managing hemophilia patients. It covers all the common and rare bleeding disorders, both in terms of clinical management as well as the genetic, laboratory, financial and psychological aspects.

This second edition covers all the latest developments in the field of hemophilia, with new chapters on:

  • the genetic and molecular basis of inherited blood disorders
  • how to manage adolescent and older patients
  • emergency medicine and inherited blood disorders
  • national hemophilia databases

Drawing on the vast experience of the authors, the aim of this textbook remains the same - to improve the care of patients suffering from hemophilia. The book is full of detailed guidance and advice on everyday clinical questions making it invaluable to all trainee and practicing hematologists.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Introduction

  2. Part II: Hemophilia A

    1. Chapter 5

      Prophylaxis (pages 38–43)

      Kathelijn Fischer and H. Marijke van den Berg

  3. Part III: Inhibitors to Factor VIII

  4. Part IV: Acquired Hemophilia

  5. Part V: Hemophilia B

  6. Part VI: Pharmacokinetics of Factors VIII & IX

  7. Part VII: Hemophilia—Birth to Old Age

  8. Part VIII: Products used to Treat Hemophilia

  9. Part IX: Musculoskeletal

  10. Part X: Transfusion-Transmitted Disease

  11. Part XI: Gene Therapy

  12. Part XII: Laboratory

  13. Part XIII: Obstetrics & Gynaecology

  14. Part XIV: von Willebrand Disease

  15. Part XV: Treatment of Von Willebrand Disease

  16. Part XVI: Rare Bleeding Disorders

  17. Part XVII: Emergency Medicine

  18. Part XVIII: Quality of Life

  19. Part XIX: Economics

  20. Part XX: Comprehensive Care and Delivery of Care

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