J Haem Pract 2014; 2(1):J Haem Pract 2015; 2(1): 19. doi: 10.17225/jhp00044

Authors: Patricia Bell

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


At some stage or other, most haemophilia nurses will be faced with the pregnancy of an obligate carrier. As Trish Bell recounts, this can make for a difficult conversation and sleepless nights

The Journal of Haemophilia Practice is published by Haemnet.

Haemnet is a registered charity that brings together and gives a voice to haemophilia nurses, physiotherapists and allied health care professionals, providing forums for collaborative research, educational activities and support.