Karen M Hook
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- The loss of homeostasis in hemostasis: new approaches in treating and understanding acute disseminated intravascular coagulation in critically ill patientsKaren M Hook
Division of Hematology Oncology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Clin Transl Sci 5:85-92. 2012..Currently, activated protein C is the only approved therapy in the United States for sepsis complicated by DIC. Further research is needed in this area to improve clinical outcomes for patients with sepsis...
- Treatment options in heparin-induced thrombocytopeniaKaren M Hook
Division of Hematology Oncology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Curr Opin Hematol 17:424-31. 2010..At present, HIT remains an underdiagnosed and undertreated condition. This review will discuss the relative merits of the approved treatment options, as well as address additional anticoagulants that show promise for the future...