The Comprehensive Bleeding Disorders Center (CBDC) Company Profile

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The Comprehensive Bleeding Disorders Center (CBDC) was incorporated in 1996 as a nonprofit organization, established specifically to serve people with congenital bleeding disorders. Osvaldo H. Wesly, MD, serves as the Medical Director for CBDC. It is the only federally-funded center in Illinois outside of Chicago providing and supporting comprehensive services to persons with bleeding and clotting disorders. The Center’s mission is to provide comprehensive care, outreach and other services to children and adults with blood clotting/bleeding disorders, their families and the communities in which they live. We strive to improve the quality of life for all affected by blood clotting disorders, increase awareness of and access to comprehensive care, and improve understanding and treatment of clotting disorders through state-of-the-art education, research and advocacy. Comprehensive Bleeding Disorders Center is guided by a volunteer Board of Directors. Since 1998, CBDC staff has provided a wide range of programs and services including blood clotting products, home infusion training, education, and outreach programs for patients and providers.


4727 N. Sheridan Road
United States of America


Phone: (309) 688-7489
Fax: (309) 692 - 5277

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New, more easily administered therapies offer benefits for bleeding and clotting disorders

In three studies being presented today during the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition in Atlanta, researchers report remarkable benefits from new, more easily admin...

New Therapies Improve Outlook for Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

Two studies, one involving a novel drug and the other a gene therapy, could significantly improve the lives of people with the bleeding disorder hemophilia Read more...

NIH awards Center For BrainHealth $2.5 million to investigate cannabis use disorders

(Center for BrainHealth ) The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently awarded the Center for BrainHealth at The University of Texas at Dallas $2.5 million to examine cannabis use disorders. The f...

Immunotherapy strategy could be beneficial for relapsed acute myeloid leukemia

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers will present preliminary results from an ongoing phase II trial of chemotherapy and pembrolizumab in...

UNC Lineberger researchers identify genetic 'seeds' of metastatic breast cancer

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have identified genetic clues that explain how breast cancer spreads, or me...

Study: E-cigarette online vendors triple, concerns raised about marketing, delivery

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) Two studies by UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers reveal trends in the marketing practices, pricing, delivery methods of online e-cigar...

Health indicators for newborns of breast cancer survivors may vary by cancer type

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) In a study published in the International Journal of Cancer, researchers from the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center analyzed health indicators for...

Cancer drug parity laws lower costs for many, but not everyone

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) State laws designed to ensure that the pill form of cancer drugs is not costlier than treatments given through an infusion in a clinic or hospital have had...

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Differences in bleeding phenotype and provider interventions in postmenarchal adolescents when compared to adult women with bleeding disorders and heavy menstrual bleeding.

Due to lack of patient/health care provider awareness causing delayed diagnosis, the bleeding phenotype and provider interventions in adolescents with heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB) and bleeding disor...

Dental management of patients with inherited bleeding disorders: a multidisciplinary approach.

Bleeding disorders can be inherited or acquired and demonstrate different levels of severity. Dentists may be called on to treat patients who have bleeding disorders such as hemophilia A and von Wille...

Mild bleeding disorders: what every clinician should know.

Patients with mild bleeding disorders are under-recognized and frequently present to general physicians. The underlying reasons for bleeding are multifactorial. There is little evidence to guide diagn...

Patient, caregiver, and provider perceptions of pain and pain management in adolescents and young adults with bleeding disorders.

Recurrent bleeding and associated pain are critical components in the management of bleeding disorders, yet scant data describe perceptions of pain in this patient population.

Radionuclide synovectomy/synoviorthesis (RS) in patients with bleeding disorders: A review of patient and procedure demographics and functional outcomes in the ATHNdataset.

Radionuclide synovectomy/synoviorthesis (RS) to manage proliferative synovitis in persons with bleeding disorders has been utilized for decades; however, aggregate US results are limited.

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Assessment of Bleeding Symptoms in Normal Individuals Using a Comprehensive History Phenotyping Instrument

A wide variety of individuals are at risk for bleeding, but even though bleeding symptoms are common it is difficult to compare different people's symptoms. Recent research has found that ...

Rare Bleeding Disorders in the Netherlands

Rationale: Rare bleeding disorders (deficiency of fibrinogen, factor II, V, V&VIII, VII, X, XI, XIII, α2-antiplasmin or plasminogen activator inhibitor 1) are not well defined with respec...

The Assessment of Tranexamic Acid in Women With Menorrhagia Who Have Bleeding Disorders

Many women have heavy periods and this can be associated with low blood, tiredness and inability to carry out normal activities. Approximately 10-30% of these women will have an underlyin...

Pembrolizumab Combined With Cetuximab for Treatment of Recurrent/Metastatic Head & Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma

This is a prospective, multi-center, open-label, non-randomized, multi-arm phase II trial to evaluate the efficacy of combination therapy with pembrolizumab and cetuximab for patients with...

Comprehensive Segmental Revision System

Clinical Data evaluation to document the performance and clinical outcomes of the Comprehensive Segmental Revision System.

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The Comprehensive Bleeding Disorders Center (CBDC)

The Comprehensive Bleeding Disorders Center (CBDC) was incorporated in 1996 as a nonprofit organization, established specifically to serve people with congenital bleeding disorders. Osvaldo H. Wesly, ...

Comprehensive Bleeding Disorders Center

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Stop the Bleeding Coalition

The mission of the Stop the Bleeding Coalition is to show how quick access to life-saving, easy-to-use Bleeding Control Kits can save lives. Whether law enforcement, a layperson, ...

The Center for Sleep & Wake Disorders

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