J Haem Pract 2014; 1(2):J Haem Pract 2014; 1(2): 38. doi: 10.17225/jhp00024

Authors: Patricia Bell

Patricia Bell
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Southampton Haemophilia Centre, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Tremona Road, Southampton SO16 6YD, UK.


Most health care professionals will regard treating a bleed with factor as a routine matter. But bleeds - and getting them treated - can still be a major stress for patients. Trish Bell takes a walk in Sam’s shoes

The Journal of Haemophilia Practice is published by Haemnet.

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