Audio & Video Archive
HealthyWomen Shines a Light on von Willebrand disease (VWD)
Elizabeth Battaglino Cahill, RN, Executive Director of HealthyWomen, and Meera Chitlur, M.D., Director, Hemophilia Treatment Center and Hemostasis Program, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, discuss the importance of educating women about the 5 signs & symptoms of VWD
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners® (AANP) and CSL Behring call for more dialogue about von Willebrand disease (VWD)
Josie Weiss, PhD, FNP-BC, Associate Professor, Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University and Fellow of the AANP, and Kim Walsh, who is managing VWD, discuss the importance of speaking with your healthcare provider about the bleeding disorder’s 5 signs & symptoms
von Willebrand disease (VWD) young women's education campaign with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
Josie Weiss, PhD, FNP-BC, Associate Professor, Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University and Fellow of the AANP raises awareness of the 5 Signs & Symptoms of VWD
World COPD Day/Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency Awareness
John Walsh, CEO of the Alpha-1 Foundation, discusses the importance of testing people with COPD and uncontrolled asthma for Alpha-1.
von Willebrand Disease
Joanna Davis, M.D., Medical Director, Comprehensive Pediatric Hemophilia Treatment
Center, University of Miami / Jackson Memorial Hospital, raises awareness of the "5 Signs & Symptoms of von Willebrand Disease (VWD)."
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von Willebrand Disease
||Early Recognition and Diagnosis of von Willebrand Disease (National Association of School Nurses)
Von Willebrand Disease (VWD) is one of the most common and yet underdiagnosed bleeding disorders, affecting millions of children and their families. School nurses are at the forefront of health care professionals when it comes to recognizing the symptoms of VWD, and referring students to a specialist.
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||VWD in Post-Partum Women
Peter Kouides, M.D. at Mary M. Gooley Hemophilia Center, discusses von Willebrand disease in post-partum women, as well as a new study funded by CSL Behring that could serve as the basis for determining optimal preventative treatment for these women.
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||Moms Raise the "Red Flag"
Based on their experiences, moms discuss various signs of bleeding in the diagnosis of von Willebrand Disease (VWD) and talk about how to raise awareness.
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