Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

HIT Incidence During Obstetric Hospital Admissions, Am J Perinatol.; ePub 2018 Feb 8; Sagaram, et al

Endoscopy for GI Bleeds in Severe Thrombocytopenia, Gastrointest Endosc; ePub 2018 Feb 1; Ramos, et al

Does This Predict Acute Pain in Children with SCD? , Am J Hematol; ePub 2018 Jan 25; Willen, et al

Ibuprofen Use in Alcohol-Related Thrombocytopenia , Hosp Pharm; 2018 Feb; Muhammad, Tomko, et al

Romiplostim-Treated Patients: No Increased AML Risk, Lancet Haematol; ePub 2018 Jan 25; Kantarjian, et al

Clinical Guidelines

New Choosing Wisely Guidance on BMT Released , Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2018 Jan 19; Bhella, et al

Cochrane on Oral Blood Thinners in People with Ca , Cochrane; 2017 Dec 29; Kahale, Hakoum, et al

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Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Undertreatment of Newly-Diagnosed MM Evaluated, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2018 Feb 3; Fakhri, et al

Blacks Fare Better After This Type of Transplant , Biol Blood Marrow Transplant.; ePub 2018 Jan 25; Solomon, et al

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Practice Management

Moral Distress in HCT Professionals Evaluated, Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Nov 28; Neumann, et al

Weekend vs Weekday Leukemia Admissions, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Aug 8; Parikh, et al

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Bleeding Disorders

HIT Incidence During Obstetric Hospital Admissions, Am J Perinatol.; ePub 2018 Feb 8; Sagaram, et al

Endoscopy for GI Bleeds in Severe Thrombocytopenia, Gastrointest Endosc; ePub 2018 Feb 1; Ramos, et al

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Patient & Survivor Care

Sequelae in Childhood Leukemia Survivors Assessed, Cancer; ePub 2017 Nov 3; Goldsby, Stratton, et al

Fatigue-Reducing Psychological Therapy, Cochrane; 2017 Jul 14; Poort, Peters, et al

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Thrombosis

Guideline on Preventing VTE in Pediatric Cancer, J Thromb Haemost; ePub 2017 Nov 27; Tullius, et al

Cochrane on Anticoagulants in Patients with Cancer, Cochrane; 2017 Sep 11; Akl, Kahale, Hakoum, et al

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Multiple Myeloma

Cochrane on Bisphosphonates in Multiple Myeloma, Cochrane; 2017 Dec 18; Mhaskar, Kumar, et al

VDT PACE-Like Therapy for Relapsed/Refractory MM, Am J Hematol; ePub 2017 Nov 10; Lakshman, et al

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CLL

Prognostic Testing Patterns, CLL Outcomes Assessed, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Dec 5; Mato, et al

Liver Dysfunction in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia, Am J Hematol; ePub 2017 Oct 19; Hampel, et al

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Aggressive Lymphomas

Triggers of Hypercalcemia in Patients with NHL, Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk; ePub 2017 Dec 29; Shallis, et al

Hyperglycemia During Certain Chemo Regimens in NHL, Leuk Lymphoma; ePub 2017 Dec 18; Lamar, et al

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AML

Outcomes in Older Transplant Patients with AML/MDS , Biol Blood Marrow Transplant; ePub 2017 Dec 27; Tsai, et al

Venetoclax Regimens Assessed in Patients with AML, Am J Hematol; ePub 2017 Dec 23; DiNardo, et al

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