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About Sarah Melendez, MD

Affiliate Faculty Member
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
University of Central Florida Medical School
29 09, 2014

Bleeding and Hemophilia in the Pediatric ED



Bleeding as a chief complaint in the pediatric emergency department is something that many healthcare providers will come across. Some of these children may have inherited bleeding disorders that we must be aware of in order to provide the best care possible. Below is a basic review of hemophilia and what we should know and do in the emergency department.