18 May Discovery Radio – Episode #49 – Blood Research: Diagnosing HIT
Posted on May 18, 2018 @ 12:00pm in Discovery Radio
A commonly prescribed blood thinner can cause a serious, even fatal condition known as HIT. On today’s show, we’ll hear from a local researcher who’s working diligently on new treatments and tools for diagnosing HIT. And later, we’ll hear about a new public awareness campaign that can make you a hero in an emergency situation.
We’re learning about a blood disorder, and how to Stop The Bleed, inside this edition of CTSI Discovery Radio!
- Anand Padmanabhan, MD, PhD, Medical Director, Transfusion Medicine and Associate Investigator, BCW; Associate Professor of Pathology, MCW
- Christopher Davis, MD, MPH, Trauma Surgeon, FMLH; Assistant Professor of Surgery (trauma and acute care), MCW