Nonmalignant Hematology, An Issue of Critical Care Clinics


  • Robert Parker, MD, FAAP

Topics include: A Critical re-appraisal of Factor VIIa; Thrombocytopenia: Hit vs non-HIT causes; Transfusion Reactions: Newer concepts on the pathophysiology, incidence, treatment and prevention of TRALI; The utility of diagnostic scoring systems for DIC; Newer anticoagulants; Anemia in the ICU; The role of plasmapheresis in critical illness; The use of erythropoiesis stimulating agents in the ICU; and Coagulopathy in the ICU: DIC vs Liver disease. Is this distinction important?
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Book information

  • Published: July 2012
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-4937-9