Platelets on the Web

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James N. George, M.D.

Professor of Medicine

Hematology-Oncology Section, Department of Medicine

Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology, College of Public Health

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

Last update: 1.1.2014

New Articles:

  • Reese JA, Li X, Hauben M, Aster RH, Bougie DW, Curtis BR, George JN, Vesely SK. Identifying drugs that cause acute thrombocytopenia: an analysis using three distinct methods. Blood, 116 (12): 2127-2133, 2010. [Full Text] [Supplemental Table]
  • Royer DJ, George JN, Terrell DR. Thrombocytopenia as an adverse effect of complementary and alternative medicines, herbal remedies, nutritional supplements, foods, and beverages. Eur J Haematol. 2010; 84(5): 421-9. [Full Text]

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