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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McMaster professor seeks to stop the bleeding

(McMaster University) Developing new ways to improve the treatment of patients with bleeding disorders is the priority for the new Bayer Chair for Clinical Epidemiology Research and Bleeding Disorders...

Most Bleeding Events in Non-CVD Patients Are GI-Related

WEDNESDAY, June 27, 2018 -- Among a cohort of individuals without cardiovascular disease (CVD) not receiving antiplatelet therapy, most major bleeding events involved gastrointestinal bleeding and 7 p...

PPIs combined with oral anticoagulants reduce risk of gastrointestinal bleeding

(Vanderbilt University Medical Center) A Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) study published today in JAMA shows that patients already at higher risk for gastrointestinal bleeding gain a marke...

University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center status renewed

(University of Chicago Medical Center) The National Cancer Institute (NCI) has renewed the University of Chicago Medicine Comprehensive Cancer Center's designation as a comprehensive cancer center.

UNC Lineberger among national leaders endorsing goal of eliminating HPV-related cancers

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) The directors of the 70 National Cancer Institute-designated cancer centers, including UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, say a national effort is...

More frequent screening after prostate cancer treatment not linked to improved survival

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) A study by a UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researcher and colleagues assessed whether monitoring prostate cancer patients following treatment ...

Study focused on improving radiation treatment for cancers in pet dogs

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers and collaborators have been awarded a five-year, $3.2 million grant from the National Cancer Institu...

Findings could improve treatment for challenging acute leukemia in children

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) Researchers from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center have made important disc...

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The Impact of Bleeding Disorders on the Socioeconomic Status of Adult Patients.

The impact of inherited bleeding disorders on the socioeconomic status (SES) of affected individuals is not clear. The SES of adult patients with congenital bleeding disorders (PWBD) from a centre in ...

Factor X heterozygous mutation in a patient with potential risk of bleeding: A case report.

Factor X (FX) deficiency is a rare autosomal recessive bleeding disorder. The majority of patients carry a missense mutation in F10, and patients with bleeding disorders are either homozygous or compo...

Iron deficiency and anemia in patients with inherited bleeding disorders.

Patients with inherited bleeding disorders are predisposed to acute and chronic blood loss, which places them at high risk of iron deficiency anemia (IDA). The clinical effects of iron deficiency (ID)...

Hemorrhagic disorders of fibrinolysis: a clinical review.

Hyperfibrinolytic bleeding can be caused by a deficiency of one of the inhibitors of fibrinolysis (plasminogen activator inhibitor type 1 (PAI-1) or α2-antiplasmin (α2-AP), or an excess of one of th...

Bleeding disorders in Adolescents with Heavy Menstrual Bleeding (HMB): The Queensland Statewide Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology Service.

Heavy menstrual bleeding (HMB) is a common gynaecological complaint among young females with up to 40% having experienced HMB. Bleeding disorders are increasingly being recognised in adolescents and y...

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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...

Risk Factors for Polypharmacy in Older Adults

Patients who were 65 years old or older and applied to Melek Hatun family practice center were enrolled in the study. All patients were seen either in our center or in their homes, and inf...

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...

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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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The Rosomoff Comprehensive Pain Center (RCPC) is a state-of-the-art Center of Excellence offering inpatient, outpatient, outpatient rehabilitation services and seniors programs. Founded in 1974 as the...

The Center for Sleep & Wake Disorders

The Center for Sleep & Wake Disorders is a full service sleep center caring for patients with all disorders of sleep and wakefulness. Patients enjoy the advantages of an expertly trained staff, the la...

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, ...

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