George found a provocative ASH platfom presentation abstract by A. Cap, "Targeting Hemorrhage: Alternative Storage of Platelets for Hemostatic Transfusion." describing alternatives to current platelet concentrate storage guidelines. Saturday, December 9, 9:30 or 4.
Posts - Platelet Function Testing
Nov 15, 2017 7:55am
Nov 1, 2017 6:59pm
Our Quick Question for October, 2017 was a quiz question with one correct answer: you perform platelet aggregometry. Aggregation results are normal in response to all agonists except ristocetin. You rule out VWD. What diagnosis could it be?
Oct 13, 2017 9:03pm
Here is another note from Dr. James Quesenberry, St. Lukes Laboratory, Sioux City, Iowa regarding point-of-care platelet function testing using the Siemens PFA-100. His comments...