Patricia Inácio, PhD, science writer —

Patricia holds her PhD in cell biology from the University Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, and has served as an author on several research projects and fellowships, as well as major grant applications for European agencies. She also served as a PhD student research assistant in the Department of Microbiology & Immunology, Columbia University, New York, for which she was awarded a Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) fellowship.

Articles by Patricia Inácio

Activity wristbands may help men with severe hemophilia: Study

Men with severe hemophilia who wore activity wristbands to self-manage their physical activity saw significant improvements in their physical health and were capable of spending more time on moderate-intensity physical activity, a small study from Spain has found. According to the researchers, these findings demonstrate that activity wristbands “can…

Hemophilia patients in the Netherlands very satisfied with care

Most people with hemophilia responding to a survey in the Netherlands were generally satisfied with their treatment care. Patients’ interactions with healthcare professionals, availability of care, and coordination were cited as the most important factors for satisfaction. However, they reported improvements were needed regarding information about new treatments, their…