Category Haematology
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Acute Coagulopathy of Trauma

new terms that are in vogue are trauma-induced coagulopathy (TIC) and acute traumatic coagulopathy (ATC) - not simply a 'dilutional coagulopathy' or 'consumptive coagulopathy'!
Hematology Hoodwinker LITFL 340 2

Dealing with D-dimer debacles

An intern in the emergency department has been nervously standing behind you for the past ten minutes while you've dealt with a barrage of phone calls. He wants to discuss the positive d-dimer result of the patient he is working up. Y

Guido Fanconi

Biography Born 1 January 1892 Poschiavo, Switzerland High School in Schiers (in the German speaking part of Switzerland) 1919 – MD having studied medicine in Lausanne, Bern and Zurich 1920-1926 Studied paediatrics at the Kinderspital, Zurich under Emil Feer-Sulzer (1864-1955)…