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Bleeding disorders in women







Cyklokapron - A Guide for Patients and their Caregivers

A revised version of this simple brochure providing basic information on the uses and administration of this drug. Developed by the Canadian Association of Nurses in Hemophilia Care (CANHC). Published by the Canadian Hemophilia Society.










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Desmopressin - A Guide for Patients and Caregivers

A 2015 revised version of this simple brochure providing basic information on the uses and administration of DDAVP, Octostim and Octostim Spray. Developed by the Canadian Association of Nurses in Hemophilia Care (CANHC). Published by the Canadian Hemophilia Society.











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Guidelines Published by the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)
SOGC Clinical Practice Guidelines on the Gynaecological and Obstetric Management of Women with Inherited Bleeding Disorders were published in the July, 2005 issue of the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada. Publication of these guidelines was one of the key recommendations arising from the 2003 1st Canadian State of the Art Conference on von Willebrand Disease organized by the Canadian Hemophilia Society. The CHS would like to acknowledge the authors: Drs. Christine Demers, Michèle David, Christine Derzko and Joanne Douglas whose expertise and efforts made this achievement possible. The guidelines are available in PDF format. This material is under copyright and is accessible for educational purposes only. It cannot be copied or reproduced without approval from The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada.

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The Management of Women with Bleeding Disorders
The purpose of this work is to provide for women with bleeding disorders suggestions on
1. the optimal management through multidisciplinary clinics,
2. the laboratory investigation of bleeding disorders,
3. the medical treatment of menorrhagia and
4. the management of pregnancy.







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Emergency care for patients with von Willebrand disease
An instructional manual with guidelines on the treatment and management of von Willebrand disease emergencies including recommended dosage and contact information for Hemophilia Treatment Centres in Canada and the United States.