About This Course

This course will help you identify the basic concepts of hemophilia care, as well as learn how to foster a family-centered approach to hemophilia care.

Two team members have also volunteered to help you as you learn more about hemophilia.





The following tools will provide additional information where necessary.

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Bridging the Gap Information that ties clinical practice into familial issues can be found wherever this icon is highlighted.

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Additional Resources Links to useful information located outside of the course will be offered whenever this icon is highlighted.


Course content provided by:
Regina Butler, RN Clinical Manager, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Hematology
Sara E. Critchley, MS RN National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

This course is derived from the workbook entitled:   Foundations: A Comprehensive Approach to Hemophilia Care (Matthew Kiefer, Amanda Wade, Angela Forsyth DPT, Sue Cutter MSW MPA, Jennifer Maahs MSN PNP, Kim Miller RN, Lynn Godmilow MSW GCG, Roger Cornwall MD, Susan Karp MS RN, Catherine Manno MD, Regina Butler RN).

Available from the National Hemophilia Foundation HANDI by telephoning 1-800-42-HANDI.