Platelet Disorders

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Platelet Disorders

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Platelet Disorders" returned 44 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Viral etiology in children with acute lower respiratory tract infections plus platelet disorders in Changsha, China: an analysis of 255 cases].
 

Author(s): Hua Liu, Xiang-Ling He, Bing Zhang, Ni-Guang Xiao, Ya-Lan You, Zhao-Jun Duan

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2014 Apr;16(4):406-9.

 

To investigate the viral etiology in hospitalized children with acute lower respiratory tract infections (ALRTI) plus platelet disorders.

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2014

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Utility of the ISTH bleeding assessment tool in predicting platelet defects in participants with suspected inherited platelet function disorders.
 

Author(s): G C Lowe, M Lordkipanidzé, S P Watson,

Journal: J. Thromb. Haemost.. 2013 Sep;11(9):1663-8.

 

The ISTH bleeding assessment tool (ISTH-BAT) was developed to record bleeding symptoms and to aid diagnosis in patients with a possible bleeding disorder.

Last Updated: 13 Sep 2013

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Evaluation of participants with suspected heritable platelet function disorders including recommendation and validation of a streamlined agonist panel.
 

Author(s): Ban B Dawood, Gillian C Lowe, Marie Lordkipanidzé, Danai Bem, Martina E Daly, Mike Makris, Andrew Mumford, Jonathan T Wilde, Steve P Watson

Journal: Blood. 2012 Dec;120(25):5041-9.

 

Light transmission aggregometry (LTA) is used worldwide for the investigation of heritable platelet function disorders (PFDs), but interpretation of results is complicated by the feedback effects of ADP and thromboxane A(2) (TxA(2)) and by the overlap with the response of healthy ...

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2012

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The terms "Platelet Disorders" returned 13 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Transcription factors in late megakaryopoiesis and related platelet disorders.
 

Author(s): M R Tijssen, C Ghevaert

Journal: J. Thromb. Haemost.. 2013 Apr;11(4):593-604.

 

Cell type-specific transcription factors regulate the repertoire of genes expressed in a cell and thereby determine its phenotype. The differentiation of megakaryocytes, the platelet progenitors, from hematopoietic stem cells is a well-known process that can be mimicked in culture. ...

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2013

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Acquired disorders of platelet function.
 

Author(s): Barbara A Konkle

Journal: Hematology Am Soc Hematol Educ Program. 2011 ;2011():391-6.

 

Platelet dysfunction is commonly acquired due to medications, procedures, medical conditions, and underlying hematologic disease. These issues are presented, the data reviewed, and recommendations given herein. Many medications and dietary supplements have platelet-inhibitory effects ...

Last Updated: 14 Dec 2011

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Coagulopathy and platelet disorders in critically ill patients.
 

Author(s): M Levi, M Schultz

Journal: Minerva Anestesiol. 2010 Oct;76(10):851-9.

 

Coagulation disorders are common among intensive care patients and may range from isolated thrombocytopenia or prolonged global clotting tests to complex defects, such as disseminated intravascular coagulation. There are many causes for deranged coagulation in critically ill patients ...

Last Updated: 11 Oct 2010

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Thrombocytopathy in Gaucher Disease Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Gaucher Disease; Thrombocytopathy

 

Last Updated: 27 Apr 2011

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Use of Proteomics for the Diagnosis of a Platelet-related Bleeding Disorder
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Inherited Platelet Disorders

 

Last Updated: 23 Mar 2014

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Safety and Efficacy of Eltrombopag at Escalated Doses
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Immune Thrombocytopenia; Platelet Disorder

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2013

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