Guidelines & Information

Links to ITP Guidelines, Reviews, and Advice



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 Clinical Practice Guideline on the Evaluation and Management of 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

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

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

Prof. James N. George's systematic review of all published case reports describing drug-induced thrombocytopenia (including foods, beverages, and herbal remedies