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Baxter International, Inc. (BAX) Partners with World Federation of Hemophilia to Heighten Awareness of Vital Role of Comprehensive Care in Hemophilia Management and Global Disparities in Care



4/16/2009 9:06:34 AM

DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In recognition of the 20th anniversary of World Hemophilia Day, Baxter International Inc., in its continuing partnership with the World Federation of Hemophilia, today announced the availability of the “Together, We Care” video podcast (available at www.wfh.org/whd) to help raise awareness of the vital role of comprehensive care in hemophilia management and to call attention to disparities in care around the world. While research shows that comprehensive care reduces risk of death among hemophilia patients by 40 percent, tragically, only about 25 percent of all people living with hemophilia receive adequate treatment.

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