- Postpartum plasma exchange in a woman with suspected thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) vs. hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelet syndrome (HELLP): a case studyLinda Myers
Acute Care Renal Apheresis Unit, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 37:399-402. 2010..Outcomes of TTP without plasma exchange therapy (TPE) are almost uniformly fatal. Early recognition and management of symptoms with prompt and aggressive TPE is essential when TTP is suspected...
- Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura-hemolytic uremic syndrome: pathophysiology and managementLinda Myers
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 29:171-80; quiz 181-2. 2002..It is imperative to have a solid understanding of the pathophysiology and current standards of practice of TTP-HUS in order to facilitate positive patient outcomes in this unique group of patients...