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Hemophilia (Diseases and People)

by Edward Willett

  • 381 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Enslow Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health - Diseases,
  • Health & Daily Living - Diseases,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Diet,
  • Diseases,
  • Hemophilia,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10936854M
    ISBN 100766016846
    ISBN 109780766016842
    OCLC/WorldCa44131603

    Steps for Living is an education program that was created in part through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Cooperative Agreement with continued support from Pfizer Hemophilia. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of . Hemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder in which a person lacks or has low levels of certain proteins called “clotting factors” and the blood doesn’t clot properly as a : April Kahn.

    Many Faces of Hemophilia B: Challenges and Opportunities, was the sixth book in the B2B series. In B2B’s commitment to bring the most relevant and current information to the hemophilia B community, this book, though it may be referenced in other books, was retired in early because all of the content is now available in greater depth through other books in the full series. 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.

    In easily understood language, Raising a Child with Hemophilia covers such topics as medical treatment, genetic transmission, child development, consumer issues, school and sports. The fifth edition, published at the end of , includes stories and advice culled from interviews with more than families. Hemophilia of Georgia is not engaged in the practice of medicine and does not endorse or support any particular factor concentrate or treatment protocol. HoG recommends that you consult with your physician prior to starting any course of therapy.


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Hemophilia (Diseases and People) by Edward Willett Download PDF EPUB FB2

“Textbook of Hemophilia” by Christine A. Lee An extremely useful source of information, this book provides a general overview of the disease and patient care. The book covers bleeding in both adults and children, both types of hemophilia (A and B), along with more detailed information on the molecular basis and coagulation factors.

The only up-to-date definitive reference source on hemophilia This book is an invaluable resource that provides an overview of all aspects of the care of patients with haemophilia. Covering how to assess both bleeding children and adults, Haemophilia A and B, molecular basis of the disease, the role of factors in coagulation, epidemiology, pharmacokinetics, and treatment of inhibitors.

national hemophilia databases; Drawing on the vast experience of the authors, the aim of this textbook remains the same Hemophilia book 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. The Textbook Hemophilia book 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.

Hemophilia, which means love (philia) of blood (hemo), is the most common severe hereditary hemorrhagic disorder. There are mainly two types of hemophilia, A and B. Both hemophilia A and B result from factor VIII and factor IX protein deficiency or dysfunction, respectively, and is characterized by prolonged and excessive bleeding after minor trauma or sometimes even spontaneously.

"It has been more than 20 years since the publication of a textbook that focused on hemophilia and, consequently, this book seeks to and successfully fills an obvious void." (New England Journal of Medicine) "The excellent reviews in this book will make it useful to a wide audience." (New England Journal of Medicine).

The book Hemophilia - Recent Advances covers various rapid advances being made in this field. The authors have produced state-of-the art chapters. Over some decades, management of hemophilia has progressed from episode based to prophylaxis.

It has moved from plasma and cryoprecipitate to new generations of recombinant coagulation factors. Efforts have been made to cover recent advances in Author: Pankaj Abrol. Raising a Child With Hemophilia: A Practical Guide for Parents Fifth edition of the first parenting book on hemophilia written by a parent of a child with hemophilia.

Practical, easy-to-understand information on medical treatment, genetic transmission, child development, consumer issues, school, sports. The Hemophilia Handbook, published by Hemophilia of Georgia and distributed to all clients in the state, is a guide to living with a bleeding comprehensive, easy-to-read resource for people with hemophilia and their families was originally published in Hemophilia (also Haemophilia) is an X- linked recessive bleeding disorder, it is caused due to the deficiency of the coagulation factor eight (FVIII) causing Hemophilia A, or coagulation factor.

Textbook of Hemophilia, 3rd edition Edited by Christine A. Lee, MA, MD, DSc, FRCP, FRCPath, FRCOG Emeritus Professor of Haemophilia, University of London, London, UK Erik E. Berntorp, MD, PhD Professor of Coagulation Medicine, Lund University Malmö Centre for Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Skåne University Hospital, Malmö, Sweden W.

Keith Hoots, MD Director, Division of Blood Diseases. Haemophilia is a mostly inherited genetic disorder that impairs the body's ability to make blood clots, a process needed to stop bleeding. This results in people bleeding for a longer time after an injury, easy bruising, and an increased risk of bleeding inside joints or the brain.

Those with a mild case of the disease may have symptoms only after an accident or during : Usually genetic. Hemophilia, von Willebrand disease, and thrombocytopenia are examples of hypocoagulation disorders. Acquired excessive blood clotting may result from blood protein defects and acquired inadequate blood clotting (for example, acquired hemophilia A) may be associated with inhibitor autoantibodies.

Hemophilia B is characterized by deficiency in factor IX clotting activity that results in prolonged oozing after injuries, tooth extractions, or surgery, and delayed or recurrent bleeding prior to complete wound healing. The age of diagnosis and frequency of bleeding episodes are related to the level of factor IX clotting activity.

Hemophilia A and B are X‐linked recessive disorders. • Hemophilia A is the most common, although it is rare in the population (1 in 10, live male births) Hemophilia A is found in all ethnic groups throughout the world.

All sons of affected males are normal. All daughters of affected males are obligate carriers. The historical impacts of hemophilia are fascinating (Queen Victoria's mutated gene caused royal havoc worldwide), but is most sobering in contemporary society, where the life-saving treatments of transfusions were, for a long time, followed by high-death rates from transfusion-related AIDS.

Most chapters are introduced with a case history Price: $ Without doubt, Textbook of Hemophilia, 3 rd edition is the definitive reference source on all aspects of haemophilia including diagnosis, management and treatment.

Edited by three, world-renowned experts on haemophilia, this completely revised resource features chapters written by over 60 international contributors with international expertise 5/5(1). Hemophilia. Edited by: Angelika Batorova. ISBNPDF ISBNPublished New Books to Manage Hemophilia for All Ages April 4, Global health education company Jumo Health is releasing four new comic books that provide contextual and age-appropriate information for children, teenagers, and families managing hemophilia, a bleeding disorder.

The book describes the impact of AIDS on people with hemophilia, their families, and caregivers. The collection, processing, and distribution of blood in the early years of the HIV epidemic are described, including the failure of regulatory agencies to promulgate effective rules to safeguard the blood supply.

Hemophilia is caused by the lack of clotting factor VIII or IX in the blood. In most cases, hemophilia is passed down through families (inherited). Most of the time, it is passed to male children. Symptoms. The main symptom of hemophilia is bleeding. Mild cases may not be detected until later in life, after excessive bleeding following surgery.Hemophilia book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work strives to educate readers about the science of hemophilia, while emp /5. Hemophilia is a bleeding disorder that slows the blood clotting with this condition experience prolonged bleeding or oozing following an injury, surgery, or having a tooth pulled.

In severe cases of hemophilia, continuous bleeding occurs after minor trauma or even in the absence of injury (spontaneous bleeding).Serious complications can result from bleeding into the joints.