UK ITP Forum

Guidelines & Papers

Links to ITP Guidelines, Reviews, and Advice

 

Guidelines

International consensus report on the investigation and management of primary immune thrombocytopenia
 Blood 2010 115:168-186; doi:10.1182/blood-2009-06-225565. 

The ASH 2011 evidence-based practice guideline for Immune Thrombocytopenia (ITP). Blood April 21, 2011 vol. 117 no. 164190-4207

Summary of ASH Guidelines for Adult, ITP, Paediatric ITP and ITP in Pregnancy 

 

Other Reviews, Reports and Advice

Immune thrombocytopenia New England Journal of Medicine NEJM 2019 Sep 5;381(10):945-955

Health‐related quality of life in children with chronic immune thrombocytopenia treated with eltrombopag in the PETIT study British Journal of Haematology  Dec 2018

A UK ITP Forum review of practice: thrombopoietin receptor agonists British Journal of Haematology Volume180, Issue 4, Feb 2018

Immune thrombocytopenia: improving quality of life and patient outcomes  Dove Press,Patient Related Outcome Measures 2018, 9:369-384 November 2018

Fatigue in adult patients with primary immune thrombocytopenia  European Journal of Haematology, Volume 86, Issue 5, pages 420–429, May 2011

Autologous 111 In-labelled platelet sequestration studies in patients with primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) prior to splenectomy: a report from the United Kingdom ITP Registry. 
British Journal of Haematology, Volume 151, Issue 5, pages 477–487, December 2010


Health-related lifestyle in adults and children with primary immune thrombocytopenia (ITP). 
British Journal of Haematology, Volume 151, Issue 2, pages 189–191, October 2010


Standardization of terminology, definitions and outcome criteria in immune thrombocytopenic purpura of adults and children: report from an international working group
 Blood March 12, 2009 vol. 113 no. 11 2386-2393 


Thromboembolism in adults with primary immune thrombocytopenia: a systematic literature review and meta-analysis, BMJ Best Practice

A systematic review of all published case reports describing drug-induced thrombocytopenia (including foods, beverages, and herbal remedies) Platelets on the Web, Prof. James George MD, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center