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haematology

(US), hematology
the branch of medical science concerned with diseases of the blood and blood-forming tissues
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Consultant haematologist Dr Tina Biss, with Dr M Beevi, haematologist and Dr S Mathew, physician, at the Hemophilia Treatment Centre, Aluva in Kerala
The haematologist reiterated that there was urgency to cultivate this altruistic spirit as blood is otherwise also needed by many of the patients with no donor available in normal circumstances.
Haematologists are also experts on cancer of the blood (leukaemia) and on blood clotting problems such as haemophilia.
Before that time haematologists could either train as haematological pathologists, or as paediatricians or physicians.
These children are entitled to proper care and we need the immediate announcement of positions for at least two specialists -- a child oncologist and a child haematologist," said Kyriakidou.
The pioneering move using umbilical cords by haematologists at Heartlands Hospital is giving new hope to blood cancer patients, many of whom have died because they were unable to find a bone marrow donor.
The meeting discussed new draft law in detail which was attended by Secretary Health Jawad Rafiq Malik, Secretary PBTA Dr Jaffar Saleem, Haematologist Dr Jaweria, Law Officers of Punjab Health Department and other concerned officers.
Bradbury, 41, of Herringswell, Suffolk, a paediatric haematologist at Addenbrooke's Hospital, is alleged to have carried out the offences between December 2011 and December 2013.
Haematologist Dr Oliver Chapman led the team of managers, nurses, training, IT and communications experts who developed the tool.
590 of 29 June 2001 (Government Notice) (1) states that a clinical haematologist shall have completed 4 years of training as a registrar in Medicine and then 2 years in Pathology (Haematological).
But the professor, who was a consultant haematologist in Birmingham at the time, said there were differing scientific views on the best treatment, with recommendations to continue using blood products which turned out to be contaminated.
The haematologist and bone marrow surgeon said efforts are underway to establish Umbilical Cord Blood Bank in the country with due attention to educate masses that bone marrow donors are not at any risk nor need to go any surgery or procedure.