“vonWillebrand Disease—An Under-diagnosed Bleeding Disorder”
HealthTrust & Instrumentation Laboratory present: “vonWillebrand Disease—An Under-diagnosed Bleeding Disorder”
Join us as the presenter shares information on the clinical significance and incidence of vonWillebrand Disease (vWD). In addition, disease pathology and symptoms experienced by the vWD patients will be reviewed. The various laboratory assays will be identified and as well as the benefits and drawbacks of the various methods.
At the end of this session, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the history and discovery of vWD
2. Describe the disease pathology and symptoms
3. Explore the lab assays available to diagnose vWD
Kathy Shingler, MT(ASCP), Clinical Hemostasis Specialist – Instrumentation Laboratory (IL)
Target audience: Lab
There is no fee associated with this program.
Continuing Education information for live program: Approved for 1.0 Professional Education Program hour through P.A.C.E.
Note: Pre-registration is required. Each attendee much register and log in individually the day of the event in order to be eligible for CE credit. There is no group credit available.