ASH ISTH NHF WFH Guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of VWD — Russian

VWD Diagnosis Guidelines Executive Summary VWD Management Guidelines Executive Summary These clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of von Willebrand disease (VWD) were developed in collaboration with the American Society for Hematology (ASH), the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), and National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF) and published in the journal Blood Advances. […]

von Willebrand Disease: An Introduction for the Primary Care Physician — Russian

von Willebrand disease (VWD) is the most common type of bleeding disorder, affecting up to 1% of the world’s population. Since symptoms are often mild, a significant majority of patients remain undiagnosed. The diagnosis of VWD is complex and should be made by physicians experienced in the treatment of bleeding disorders. However, the primary care […]

Factor Replacement Therapy Schematic — Russian

This illustrated schematic demonstrates the normal process of blood clotting, how it is diminished when a clotting factor is lacking, and how infusion of replacement therapy works to achieve normal levels of blood clotting. It also illustrates the clotting factor cascade and highlights the points in the cascade where each type of hemophilia treatment product […]

Desmopressin (DDAVP) — Russian

This resource has also been translated into the following languages, with permission from the WFH, by NMOs: Polish Desmopressin (DDAVP) may be the treatment of choice for patients with mild or moderate hemophilia A and type 1 von Willebrand disease (VWD). This Fact Sheet presents essential information about this synthetic medicine which costs much less than […]

Planning and Initiating Projects: A Guide for Emergent NMOs — Russian

Volunteer team members, and their beneficiaries, often have differing opinions on what projects should be of highest priority for an organization. It is essential to reach agreement on your priorities in a relatively quick and efficient manner and to coordinate the team’s energies, in order to be the most effective. This guide provides strategies for […]

Hemophilia Patient Organization Self-Assessment — Russian

A self-assessment is a useful exercise for organizations to take a closer look at what they do and how they do it. The process can help identify strengths and weaknesses and guide strategic planning. In 2011, the WFH developed this self-assessment specifically for its national member organizations (NMOs). It features a scoring system to evaluate […]

Quality Data Collection — Russian

Quality data are extremely useful in advocating for better care for people with bleeding disorders. This Fact Sheet introduces the rationale for data collection, the criteria for quality data, the keys for successful quality data collection, and examples of how quality data collection can provide the foundation of effective advocacy.

What is Prophylaxis? – Russian

The previous edition of this resource has also been translated into the following languages, with permission from the WFH, by NMOs: Farsi, Setswana This patient handbook contains basic information about prophylaxis, the regular infusion of clotting factor concentrates in order to prevent bleeding. Prophylaxis is the goal of treatment for people with severe hemophilia, allowing […]

Guidelines for the Management of Hemophilia — Russian

The 3rd edition has also been translated into the following languages, with permission from the WFH, by NMOs/Other Organizations: Portuguese, Ukrainian The 2nd edition has also been translated into the following languages, with permission from the WFH, by NMOs: Azerbaijani, Polish, Traditional Chinese This third edition, fully reviewed by global experts, contains clinical practice recommendations for […]