Nancy Potthast's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

Article
Background and Aims Patients with Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP) may have bleeding because of low platelet counts; many also have reduced quality of life (QoL). Course of therapy can vary by duration and severity of disease but includes steroids and thrombopoietin receptor agonists [TPO-RA]. Both symptoms of ITP and side effects from treatments impa...

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... This could be partially attributed to the fact that the average disease duration from the time of diagnosis to survey completion was 5.3 years, implying that most patients evaluated in this analysis had chronic ITP. It is often speculated that patients with newly diagnosed ITP have higher anxiety levels due to the uncertainty associated with their disease course [23]. ...