Immune (Idiopathic) Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) News

Columbus Regional Health honors nurses amid competitive job market - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer



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Columbus Regional Health honors nurses amid competitive job market 
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... from the auto-immune disease, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, or ITP. His family created the award to pay tribute to nurses who ?go above and beyond to provide extraordinary care to their patients and their patient's families,? Columbus ...

 


Saint Michael's nurse receives DAISY award - Newark NJ News ... - TAPinto.net



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Saint Michael's nurse receives DAISY award - Newark NJ News ... 
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A nurse who has worked for Saint Michael's Medical Center for less than a year was honored with the DAISY Foundation's Daisy Award, which honors the ...

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Union Resident and Saint Michael's Nurse Receives DAISY Award - TAPinto.net



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Union Resident and Saint Michael's Nurse Receives DAISY Award 
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The DAISY (an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System) Foundation was started in Glen Allen, Calif., by family members of J. Patrick Barnes, who died from complications of Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), a little-known but not ...

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Korn frontman credits recovery from blood-clotting disease to 'video ... - Inquirer.net



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Korn frontman credits recovery from blood-clotting disease to 'video ... 
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Korn vocalist Jonathan Davis may be one of the most popular rock stars ever, but like many of us, he's also a video game aficionado on his spare time.
'Korn' frontman Jonathan Davis saved by video games from blood ... Blasting News

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Video Games Helped Korn Frontman Recover from Blood-Clotting Disorder - Game Rant



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Video Games Helped Korn Frontman Recover from Blood-Clotting Disorder 
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As seen in the video below courtesy of Glixel, Davis explains that he took an antibiotic in 2006, which resulted in his contraction of a rare disease called ITP (AKA idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura) ? an auto-immune disorder that affects platelet ...

 


Role of Polymorphisms in Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: A Review - Oncology Nurse Advisor



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Role of Polymorphisms in Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: A Review 
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Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is an autoimmune disease in which the body increases antibody production against surface antigens on platelets, leading to platelet destruction and thrombocytopenia. The exact pathogenesis of ITP is unknown; ...

 


FDA Approves Gammaplex 10% for Primary immunodeficiency and ... - Rare Disease Report



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FDA Approves Gammaplex 10% for Primary immunodeficiency and ... 
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The FDA has approved Gammaplex 10% (immune globulin intravenous [human], 10% liquid) for the treatment of primary immunodeficiency (PI) and chronic ...

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Combination of Western Care With Chinese Medicine Shows Potential in ITP - Oncology Nurse Advisor



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Combination of Western Care With Chinese Medicine Shows Potential in ITP 
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The pathogenesis of idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) may be associated with Th17 helper T cells; therefore, Western-style care supplemented by traditional Chinese medicine may lead to optimal outcomes in patients with ITP, according to a study ...

 


Mum's heartbreak at having to ban her five-year-old daughter from ... - The Sun



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Mum's heartbreak at having to ban her five-year-old daughter from ... 
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AN energetic little girl has been told she can no longer play with her friends ? because one small cut or bruise could kill her. Skyla Budding, from Merthyr Tydfil, ...

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Rigel Pharmaceuticals Is Worth A Timely Look - Seeking Alpha



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Rigel Pharmaceuticals Is Worth A Timely Look 
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There are between 60,000 and 120,000 people in the U.S. that suffer from Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP). It is also called Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura by the company. The disease state can lead to excessive bruising and bleeding due to ...

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