This issue will provide a current update on diagnosis, treatment, and management of children with being hematological disorders. Dr. Callaghan has put together a comprehensive issue with clinical reviews written by top experts in the field. Articles are devoted to the following topics: Hemophilia; Sickle cell acute chest; Sickle cell drugs; Sickle cell gene therapy; Sickle cell menses and pain; Pediatric DVT; Atypical HUS; von Willebrand Disease; Female bleeding; Functional platelet disorders; Hemolytic anemia; Advocacy in hematology; ITP; and Acquired aplastic anemia. Readers will come away with the current clinical information they need to improve clinical outcomes.
Benign Hematologic Disorders in Children Foreword: Living up to Its Name: Advances in Benign Hematology Preface: Benign Hematology Evolving Complexity in Hemophilia Management Treatment Options for Sickle Cell Disease A Scientific Renaissance: Novel Drugs in Sickle Cell Disease Genetic Therapies for Sickle Cell Disease The Epidemiology and Management of Lung Diseases in Sickle Cell Disease: Lessons Learned from Acute and Chronic Lung Disease in Cystic Fibrosis Pulmonary Embolism in Children Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome von Willebrand Disease: Diagnostic Strategies and Treatment Options Abnormal Uterine Bleeding in Young Women with Blood Disorders Congenital Disorders of Platelet Function and Number Red Blood Cell Enzyme Disorders Acquired Aplastic Anemia: What Have We Learned and What Is in the Horizon? Management of Epistaxis in Children and Adolescents: Avoiding a Chaotic Approach