Here is a research article that was rushed to print in the July 7, 2021 Nature that describes the precise pathophysiology of vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia [VITT]. VITT is the critical 1/60,000 incidence adverse event associated with the adenoviral vector employed in the Astra-Zeneca and Johnson and Johnson vaccines, among others.
Posts - Platelet Function Testing
Jul 11, 2021 12:03pm
Jul 11, 2021 10:50am
From Dave McGlasson:
Jul 6, 2021 4:05pm
There is a comprehensive summary in the June, 2021 CAP Today by Amy Carpenter Aquino entitled, "Puzzling Out Platelet Function Disorders," [click] featuring Catherine PM Hayward, MD, PhD, of McMaster University, champion of the time-honored light transmittance
Jan 26, 2021 1:14pm
I [Geo] provide a quarterly series of hemostasis lectures for UAB's pathology residents and fellows. Last week, our transfusion medicine fellow, Richard Godby, MD, asked if I'd heard of "Scott syndrome." This was new to me and also to two of my colleagues. Dr.