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1. Evidence for the benefits of prophylaxis in the management of hemophilia A.
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The optimal treatment of hemophilia has been evolving since the advent of factor VIII concentrates, continues to vary geographically, and remains a source of debate. There now exists an extensive clinical literature that demonstrates clear benefits of prophylaxis for patients with hemophiliaA compared to on-demand treatment, including a reduction in the number of bleeding episodes, improved joint function, and greater patient well-being. However, the value of these benefits must be weighed against the heavier economic burden of increased factor use. This paper reviews the literature that ... Read More »
» Published in Thromb Haemost. 2006 Oct;96(4):433-40.

2. A randomized comparison of bypassing agents in hemophilia complicated by an inhibitor: the FEIBA NovoSeven Comparative (FENOC) Study.
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The development of inhibitory antibodies to factor VIII is a serious complication of hemophilia. FEIBA (factor VIII inhibitor-bypassing activity), an activated prothrombin complex concentrate (aPCC), and NovoSeven, recombinant factor VIIa (rFVIIa), are used as hemostatic bypassing agents in treating patients with inhibitors. The FENOC study was designed to test equivalence of the products in the treatment of ankle, knee, and elbow joint bleeding. A prospective, open-label, randomized, crossover, equivalency design was used. The parameters of interest were the percentage of patients who ... Read More »
» Published in Blood. 2007 Jan 15;109(2):546-51. Epub 2006 Sep 21.

3. Recombinant factor VIIa: unregulated continuous use in patients with bleeding and coagulopathy does not alter mortality and outcome.
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Recombinant factor VIIa (rFVIIa) is used in patients with hemophilia who had developed inhibitors. A hemostatic effect has been demonstrated following the administration of rFVIIa in patients after trauma and bleeding. Currently, there is no widely accepted guideline for off-label rFVIIa usage in bleeding patients. We planned to review the rFVIIa utilization practice in our institution and develop policies and guidelines for future rFVIIa use. We acquired the medical records of 55 patients who received rFVIIa at our institution during 2003-2004. Patient charts were reviewed regarding their ... Read More »
» Published in Clin Lab Haematol. 2006 Oct;28(5):309-12.

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