Antiphospholipid Antibodies and Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
Description: Silvia Pierangeli, PhD discusses antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS), including clinical and pathologic manifestations, classification criteria, current and emerging treatments, laboratory tests for the diagnosis of APS and seven clinical cases. Presented live at the 2012 Case-Oriented Symposium on Bleeding and Thrombosis in Arlington, VA.
• Describe current diagnostic algorithms for APS
• Discuss current knowledge on etiopathogenesis of APS
ASCLS P.A.C.E. credits available through April 12, 2013.