Expanding Patient Engagement to Advance Hemophilia A Treatment Adherence and Outcomes

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Overview / Abstract:

Target Audience

This initiative is intended for hemophilia specialists, hematologists, emergency department clinicians, nurses, medical geneticists, genetic counselors, and other healthcare providers who care for patients with hemophilia A.

Program Overview

Hemophilia A is an inherited bleeding disorders due to the partial or total deficiency of coagulation factor (F) VIII. Progress in hemophilia therapy has been remarkable over the last decades with the development of efficacious therapies and extended half-life products based on prophylactic replacement of FVIII and improved understanding of the management of inhibitory antibodies to infused factor and the potential for gene therapy as a therapeutic option.

These activities will review the management of hemophilia A and examine the role of current and emerging therapeutic recommendations. Case vignettes will be presented to highlight the hematology care team’s role in the management of hemophilia A along with the importance of using shared decision-making strategies to help with patient and/or caregiver adherence to treatment plans.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:

Develop methods to improve patient engagement by addressing hemophilia A treatment barriers
Recognize ways to facilitate individualized treatment by addressing obstacles to patient adherence


Feb 01, 2023


Physician CME



Credits / Hours

.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™



Presenters / Authors / Faculty


Cindy A. Leissinger, MD
Professor of Medicine
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Pathology
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

Guy Young, MD
Director, Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Professor of Pediatrics (Clinical Scholar)
Keck School of Medicine
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

Sponsors / Supporters / Grant Providers

Sanofi Genzyme and Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.

Keywords / Search Terms

Relias LLC Relias LLC., FreeCME., Hemophilia A Free CE CME

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