Hau C. Kwaan

  • 9683 Citations
1956 …2020

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Research Interests

Hematology and Oncology, with special interest in Thrombosis and Bleeding Disorders and in Fibrinolysis.

The pathogenesis of hemostatic dysfunction in acute promyelocytic leukemia, investigating the factors involved in intracranial hemorrhage in this disease. Have collaborated with Dr. Andrew Nadiech of Department of Neurology on various aspects of intracranial hemorrhage, including a presently funded RO1 grant on biomarkders for outcome of intracranial hemorrhage, and effectiveness of enhancing platelet function by desmopressin in intracranial hemorrhage.

"Benign Hematology" consultations on all hematologic problems except malignant hematologic disorders, but with special interest in bleeding and thrombosis.

Certifications and Licenses

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, The University of Hong Kong

… → 1958

MD, The University of Hong Kong

… → 1952

Research interests

  • Anemia
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Hematological Malignancies
  • Low Platelet Count
  • Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  • Phlebitis
  • Polycythemia

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  • Research Output

    2 Scopus citations

    Nanomedicine in Thrombosis and Hemostasis: The Future of Nanotechnology in Thrombosis and Hemostasis Research and Clinical Applications

    Hagemeyer, C. E., Lisman, T. & Kwaan, H. C., Jul 1 2020, In : Seminars in thrombosis and hemostasis. 46, 5, p. 521-523 3 p., 02754.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  • 1 Scopus citations

    The Complexity of Trauma-Induced Coagulopathy

    Moore, H. B., Walsh, M., Kwaan, H. C. & Medcalf, R. L., Mar 1 2020, In : Seminars in thrombosis and hemostasis. 46, 2, p. 114-115 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Whole Blood for Civilian Urban Trauma Resuscitation: Historical, Present, and Future Considerations

    Walsh, M., Fries, D., Moore, E., Moore, H., Thomas, S., Kwaan, H. C., Marsee, M. K., Grisoli, A., McCauley, R., Vande Lune, S., Chitta, S., Vyakaranam, S., Waxman, D., McCurdy, M. T., Zimmer, D., Patel, B. & Thachil, J., Mar 1 2020, In : Seminars in thrombosis and hemostasis. 46, 2, p. 221-234 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • 1 Scopus citations