Karen M. Hook, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Neag Comprehensive Cancer Center
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Education and Training:
|Undergraduate School||University of Connecticut||Chemistry|
|Medical School||University of Connecticut School of Medicine||Medicine|
|Fellowship||Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania||Hematology/Oncology
|Internship||Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania||Internal Medicine|
|Residency||Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania||Internal Medicine
Benign and malignant hematology
Management of hematology and oncology patients in the Intensive Care Unit, hematologic and oncologic emergencies, and education and curriculum development
Peer Reviewed Publications
Recurrent thrombosis prevention with intravenous immunoglobulin and hydroxychloroquine during pregnancy in a patient with history of catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome and pregnancy loss.
Mar, Nataliya; Kosowicz, Rebecca; Hook, Karen. (2014). Journal of thrombosis and thrombolysis, 2, (38), 196-200.
The loss of homeostasis in hemostasis: new approaches in treating and understanding acute disseminated intravascular coagulation in critically ill patients.
Hook, Karen M; Abrams, Charles S. (2012). Clinical and translational science, 1, (5), 85-92.
Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa antagonists.
Hook, Karen M; Bennett, Joel S. (2012). Handbook of experimental pharmacology, 210, 199-223.
The HIT Expert Probability (HEP) Score: a novel pre-test probability model for heparin-induced thrombocytopenia based on broad expert opinion.
Cuker, A; Arepally, G; Crowther, M A; Rice, L; Datko, F; Hook, K; Propert, K J; Kuter, D J; Ortel, T L; Konkle, B A; Cines, D B. (2010). Journal of thrombosis and haemostasis : JTH, 12, (8), 2642-50.
Treatment options in heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.
Hook, Karen M; Abrams, Charles S. (2010). Current opinion in hematology, 5, (17), 424-31.