Epidemiology of primary and secondary thrombocytopenia: first analysis of an administrative database in a major Italian institution.

@article{Galdarossa2012EpidemiologyOP,
  title={Epidemiology of primary and secondary thrombocytopenia: first analysis of an administrative database in a major Italian institution.},
  author={Michela Galdarossa and Fabrizio Vianello and Fabiana Tezza and Emanuele Allemand and Martina Treleani and Pamela Scarparo and Fabrizio Giuseppe Menchini Fabris},
  journal={Blood coagulation & fibrinolysis : an international journal in haemostasis and thrombosis},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 4},
  pages={271-7}
}
Administrative databases can be a reliable source for estimating the epidemiology of blood disorders. No data are available estimating the epidemiology of thrombocytopenia from administrative data in Italian institutions. We analyzed the administrative database of the Padua University Hospital with the aim to study the epidemiology of thrombocytopenia in… CONTINUE READING