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So far Ed Harris has created 43 blog entries.

Pulsed Plasma Exchange (PPE) treatments must be continued indefinitely

Currently, there are about a dozen systemic sclerosis patients on the pulsed plasma exchange (PPE) protocol described in this document: http://sclerodermainfo.org/pdf/TPE-Guidelines-US.pdf.  Some have been on the protocol for years and [...]

November 15th, 2022|

The Effects of Pulsed Therapeutic Plasma Exchange on Gastrointestinal Symptoms in Limited Systemic Sclerosis: A Case Series

I am currently (5/6/2022) at the American Society for Apheresis (ASFA) annual meeting in Philadelphia presenting a poster titled "The Effects of Pulsed Therapeutic Plasma Exchange on Gastrointestinal Symptoms in [...]

May 6th, 2022|

Scleroderma Foundation (Southern California Chapter) Talk on Therapeutic Plasma Exchange

We are pleased to announce that our CEO/Founder, Ed Harris, was invited by the Southern California chapter of the Scleroderma Foundation to give a talk on the use of therapeutic plasma [...]

August 4th, 2020|

Pulsed Plasma Exchange for the Treatment of Systemic Sclerosis: An Overview for Clinicians

We are frequently asked by patients interested in talking to their doctor about trying therapeutic plasma exchange (TPE) how to approach this topic.  This can be very challenging, especially since [...]

May 5th, 2020|

Systemic Sclerosis and COVID-19: Up to Date Recommendations for Physicians

This article by the World Scleroderma Foundation on systemic sclerosis and COVID-19 just came out today in the Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases: https://ard.bmj.com/content/early/2020/04/29/annrheumdis-2020-217407. I think it is well worth [...]

May 2nd, 2020|