Chapter 4. Haematological Substitutive Treatment of Haemophilic Haemarthroses

  1. E.C. Rodriguez-Merchan MD, PhD
  1. M. Quintana,
  2. J. Gracia,
  3. V. Jimenez-Yuste,
  4. J. Gago,
  5. A. Villar and
  6. F. Hernandez-Navarro

Published Online: 25 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470986929.ch4

The Haemophilic Joints: New Perspectives

The Haemophilic Joints: New Perspectives

How to Cite

Quintana, M., Gracia, J., Jimenez-Yuste, V., Gago, J., Villar, A. and Hernandez-Navarro, F. (2003) Haematological Substitutive Treatment of Haemophilic Haemarthroses, in The Haemophilic Joints: New Perspectives (ed E.C. Rodriguez-Merchan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470986929.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Service of Traumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery, Haemophilia Centre, La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112307

Online ISBN: 9780470986929

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Keywords:

  • haematological substitutive treatment;
  • haemophilic haemarthrosis;
  • haemophilic arthropathy;
  • chronic synovitis;
  • treatment of degenerative arthritis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Why do haemophiliac's joints bleed while those of patients with other coagulation disorders seldom do?

  • Clinical features of haemophilic arthropathy

  • Treatment of haemophilic arthropathy