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All About von Willebrand Disease -
Third Edition

A comprehensive guide for people with von Willebrand disease and their families. Developed and published by the Canadian Hemophilia Society and revised in 2011.







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Von Willebrand Disease...the Most Common Bleeding Disorder: Your Questions Answered
A general information booklet about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of VWD. Developed and published by the Canadian Hemophilia Society.








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Von Willebrand Disease: What School Personnel Should Know

An information booklet about von Willebrand Disease for teachers and other school personnel. Developed by the Atlantic Hemophilia Nursing Group of the Canadian Association of Nurses in Hemophilia Care (CANHC).









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Guidelines for the diagnosis of von Willebrand disease (VWD)
Pocket-sized booklet featuring among other tools an algorithm leading from an initial clinical assessment, through initial lab and VWD tests, to confirmatory VWD tests. It also features a detailed scored bleeding questionnaire based on symptoms to help with diagnosis as well as a table describing the common laboratory results for each type of VWD.



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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.








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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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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.