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Immunotherapy in Haematology

An overview of some exciting treatments for haematological disorders - insights gained from allogeneic stem cell transplant - antibody based therapies and their variants - cellular therapies

From  Neill Storrar A month ago 0 likes 1 views 0  

Immunopathology in Haematology

A video illustrating the way that immunological techniques are used in haematopathology: - immunohistochemistry - Fluorescent In Situ Hybridisation - Flow cytometry with immunophenotyping

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Molecular Haematology

This talk highlights some key ways that molecular medicine is informing the practice of haemato-oncology.

From  Neill Storrar 2 Months ago 0 likes 14 views 0  

Direct Oral Anticoagulants

All about these 'new' drugs - mechanism of action, how to use them and the potential problems.

From  Neill Storrar 8 Months ago 0 likes 209 views 0  

Warfarin

How warfarin works, what it's used for, the complications, and what to do when patients bleed on warfarin.

From  Neill Storrar 8 Months ago 0 likes 251 views 0  

Heparin

An overview of heparin - when and how to use it, how to deal with complications such as bleeding and heparin induced thrombocytopenia.

From  Neill Storrar 8 Months ago 0 likes 294 views 0  

Inherited Bleeding Disorders

An overview of the main inherited bleeding disorders, their causes and their treatment: Haemophilia A and B von Willebrand's Disease

From  Susan Baird 10 Months ago 0 likes 561 views 0  

Microbite - Asplenic Patients

Patient with absent or poorly functioning spleens are prone to particular infections. This video covers spleen structure and function causes of asplenia/hyposplenia main infective risks prevention…

From  Neill Storrar 10 Months ago 0 likes 88 views 0  

Full Blood Count Abnormalities 2

This video uses cases to illustrate how full blood count interpretation happens in clinical practice. We look at examples of several conditions, and use the models from preceding videos to discuss;…

From  Neill Storrar 11 Months ago 0 likes 423 views 0  

Distinguishing Haematological Malignancies

We recognise that understanding the differences between the blood cancers can be difficult. This video describes a way of thinking about these differences based on where the cancer is found. It…

From  Neill Storrar 11 Months ago 0 likes 354 views 0  

Lymphoma

This video covers: What lymphoma is How it comes to medical attention How we classify lymphoma Principles of treatment

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Microbites - Line associated infections

Insertion of central venous catheters is a common procedure in treatment of patients with hematological malignancies. These devices provide lifesaving vascular access but increases the risk of…

From  Muge Cevik 11 Months ago 0 likes 84 views 0  

VRE - Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci

An increasingly difficult to treat infection that affects immunocompromised patients - here is a summary of the important features.

From  Neill Storrar 11 Months ago 0 likes 100 views 0  

Microbites - Candidaemia

Many patients on chemotherapy suffer from fungal infections, particularly with Candida species. This video is about the clinical aspects.

From  Neill Storrar 11 Months ago 0 likes 81 views 0  

BT2 Blood Components

This video covers specifics about different kinds of blood component including red cells, platelets and fresh frozen plasma.

From  Neill Storrar 11 Months ago 0 likes 322 views 0  

BT4 Transfusion Reactions

Here we outline the different kinds of transfusion reaction. This is not comprehensive but includes the reactions that are most clinically relevant: Acute and delayed haemolytic transfusion…

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