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CDC Webinar: Overview of WFH Treatment Guidelines, 3rd Edition

 
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Year: 2020

Language: English

Author(s): World Federation of Hemophilia

Date: December 10, 2020

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On December 10th, 2020 Glenn Pierce, WFH VP Medical moderated this one-hour webinar in the Public Health Webinar Series on Blood Disorders presented by the CDC.

The webinar discussed how the WFH Guidelines for the Management of Hemophilia, 3rd edition provides opportunities to improve the standard of diagnosis and care for people with hemophilia around the world.

Steven Pipe, Maggie Ragni, and Manuel Carcao, eminent hematologists and section leads in the development of the guidelines, presented details of the recently published recommendations on

  • Hemostatic agents
  • Inhibitors
  • Prophylaxis

Their presentations were followed by an extensive and informative Q&A session.

To view a pdf of the slides from the webinar, click on the icon below.

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Source: U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, December 2020.

 

The WFH does not engage in the practice of medicine and under no circumstances recommends particular treatment for specific individuals. For diagnosis or consultation on a specific medical problem, the WFH recommends that you contact your physician or local treatment centre. Before administering any products, the WFH urges patients to check dosages with a physician or hemophilia centre staff, and to consult the pharmaceutical company’s printed instructions.

The WFH does not promote any particular pharmaceutical product and any mention of any commercial brand in this presentation is strictly for educational purposes.